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Manitoba Birds

Andy Bezener
andy_bezener Photo Andy Bezener is a nature writer, photographer and biologist who works as BC's Great Basin program manager for Partners in Flight, an international organization dedicated to preserving and protecting bird populations.

Ken De Smet
ken_de_smet Photo KEN DE SMET is an endangered species biologist with the Manitoba provincial government and has conducted research and conservation efforts for a variety of declining grassland bird species in southwestern Manitoba since the mid-1980s. He participates on numerous recovery teams for species at risk in Manitoba. Ken has also coordinated breeding bird survey efforts in the province for over 20 years and participates in a number of other volunteer wildlife monitoring initiatives.