About Steve Boyes

Steve Boyes is a Fellow of the National Geographic Society and a 2013 National Geographic Emerging Explorer for his work in the Okavango Delta and on the Cape Parrot Project. He has dedicated his life to conserving Africa’s wilderness areas and the species that depend upon them. After having worked as a camp manager and wilderness guide in the Okavango Delta and doing his PhD field work on the little-known Meyer’s Parrot, Steve took up a position as a Centre of Excellence Postdoctoral Fellow at the Percy FitzPatrick Institute of African Ornithology. In 2019 Steve and the National Geographic Okavango Wilderness Project won the Rolex Explorer of the year

Top 25 birds of the week: Plumage!

By |2020-11-20T17:04:19+00:00November 20th, 2020|

Top 25 birds of the week: Plumage! Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds with the theme #plumage. Your pictures can create awareness about the variety and beauty of birds in our environment. Here we present the Top 25 photographs of birds of the week. White-rumped Shama photographed in Kaeng

Top 25 birds of the week: Seabirds

By |2020-10-30T22:42:38+00:00October 30th, 2020|

Top 25 birds of the week: Seabirds Seabirds are birds that are adapted to life within the marine environment. While seabirds vary greatly in lifestyle, behaviour and physiology, they often exhibit striking convergent evolution, as the same environmental problems and feeding niches have resulted in similar adaptations. Thank you to all the photographers that submitted

Top 25 birds of the week: Colours

By |2020-09-25T11:11:47+00:00September 25th, 2020|

Top 25 birds of the week: Colours Thank you to all the photographers that submitted photos of birds with the theme #Colour. Your pictures can create awareness about the variety and beauty of birds in our environment. Here we present the Top 25 photographs of birds of the week. Yellow-footed Green Pigeon photographed in

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