Tsogo D. Bethel

Conservation Officer

 Joined BirdLife Botswana 2012 as a volunteer. 

Environmental Education: provides technical support to affiliated school environmental club.

Community out-reach: reach out to people and make them aware of BirdLife Botswana’s campaigns World Migratory Bird Day, I want Botswana Vultures Alive not Dead Campaigns and Bird Population Monitoring Programme.

Vulture Focal Person: responsible for making people aware of the plight faced by Botswana vultures due to deliberate poisoning by poachers and non-deliberate poisoning by farmers. Highlight the possible dangers of poisons to the environment at large; water sources, ecosystem and human life through Kgotla meetings, farmers’ workshops and school visits.

Communities Participation in Vulture Conservation: organize trainings on vulture monitoring for Community Based Organizations, green scorpions and Village development committees to capacitate them on vulture monitoring and make sure there is sustainable participation of these groups on vulture monitoring.

Email: campaigns@birdlifebotswana.org.bw