Dr Grant Humphries

Dr. Grant Humphries is the director of Black Bawks Data Science, lead data scientist at HiDef Aerial Surveying, and a marine ornithologist with a background…

Dr Susan Cunningham

Susie is a senior lecturer at the FitzPatrick Institute, University of Cape Town. She has been involved in the Hot Birds Research Project, an international…

Niall Perrins

Niall cut his teeth birding as a youngster in Botswana, where his father Mike taught him the ropes. Since 2013 he has been leading tours,…

Dr Rita Covas

Dr Rita Covas is a behavioural ecologist and evolutionary biologist with a strong interest in the evolution and consequences of sociality and a passion for…

Dr Petra Sumasgutner

Petra is an urban ecologist and raptor researcher who recently transitioned from a post-doc fellowship at the FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology, Cape Town to…

Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan

Professor Anusuya Chinsamy-Turan is a palaeobiologist in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Cape Town. She is a global expert on the…

Carla du Toit

Carla du Toit is a final year PhD student at the FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology at the University of Cape Town. For her doctoral…

Celiwe Ngcamphalala

Celiwe Ngcamphalala is a PhD Candidate at the University of Pretoria, and relatively new to the ornithological community! Her interest in birds began in 2013,…

Lynette Rudman

Having grown up on a farm and being close to nature all her life, she loves to share her passion for the natural world with others on the two Facebook…

Dr Chris Boland

Dr Chris Boland obtained his PhD in Ornithology at the Australian National University. His research focused on the evolutionary ecology of Rainbow Bee-eaters, but included…