He has been managing projects for the Spoon-billed Sandpiper in Myanmar working with and supporting the Spoon-billed Sandpiper Species Guardian, BANCA, to stop hunting and improve the lives of local communities. Paul has also been working with the BirdLife partners in Thailand and Vietnam for this species.
Paul has spent most of his career in working in conservation in SE Asia. Prior to working for the RSPB his focus was the conservation of Critically Endangered primates, especially gibbons.
Fantastic update in this months @britishbirds Incredible International efforts to #savespoonie @EAAFP @WWTSlimbridge
@lookin4spoonies @WWTworldwide @EAAFP @SBS_in_China True International cooperation #savespoonie
Very excited to be working on Spoon-billed Sandpipers in June 2018 with Birds Russia team & @WWTworldwide in Chukotka in Russian Far East. For regular updates on the ‘Headstarting’ project/expedition in 2018 see WWT’s blog https://t.co/tSxdp651tn #SaveSpoonie #SpeciesRecovery2