7. Tom Squires - The Asian songbird Crisis / doing a PhD / being a birder
Tim talks with Tom Squires – Manchester Met PhD student studying mynah birds in Indonesia...
In this interview we talk about his PhD and the Asian Songbird Crisis. We also talk about what its like doing a PhD generally, doing any kind of ecology further education really. We also discuss the merits of being a generalist, and about that most mysterious of attributes: being a birder.
Kelly Lomas & Gif Lemon - Artwork
'Still Pickin', Kevin Macleod - Theme tune
IUCN – Species Survival Commission
Asian Songbird Trade Specialist Group
The Tourist Gaze
British Bird Sounds on CD – British Library
The Behavioural Ecology and Evolution Podcast
Asian Songbird Crisis
Beaver eating lettuce
Alfred Russel Wallace (and the ‘Wallace Line’)