Phyolay is also on the Ramsar Convention Panel as National NGO Focal Point for Communication, Education and Public Awareness, based upon his working raising awareness of the need to protect the Spoon-billed Sandpiper and other shorebirds in Myanmar.
I don't have a SoundCloud, but you should know that spoon-billed sandpipers are critically endangered with only ~200 breeding pairs left on the planet. Here are some blogs from this year's field season: https://www.saving-spoon-billed-sandpiper.com/2020/07/expeditions/news-from-the-field-the-story-so-far/ #savespoonie
#savespoonie Impressive numbers in one site Highlights how vulnerable waders on migration are @waderquest @GrahamFAppleton
As well as above vid here's Dongming's pic from world record count of 1150 (c96% world total) Endangered Spotted Greenshanks at Dongtai Tiaozini. 80 Spoon-billed Sandpipers were also counted by @EAAFP Science Unit. Congats Jiangsu Yancheng Gov for managing the site for the birds!
A natural vlogger @KaneBrides WWT's lead on our spoonie monitoring work in China #savespoonie @WWTworldwide @WWTconservation @leica_camera
This time last year we were getting ready to head to #China to work on Spoon-billed Sandpipers. The trip isn't happening this year, but here's a throwback to an 'update from the mudflat' at Tiaozini. Read more here ~ https://bit.ly/2QY05W0 #LeicaBirding @EAAFP @WWTconservation