Batumi Raptor Count
Batumi Raptor Count

The BRC-Team

The people behind BRC and how to reach them

The Batumi Raptor Count Team 2014 consists of two supporting staff members, the Program Board with 4 board-members and several team members active in different working groups (monitoring, education, tourism). Find out more about their involvement with BRC below!

BRC 2014 Program Board: board (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org
Jasper Wehrmann (University of Potsdam, Germany)
> Chairman
> Monitoring & Research
> Website

Halle, Germany
Tel. Germany: +176 709 785 88
Tel. Georgia: +995 555 723 5181
jasper.wehrmann (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org


Johannes Jansen (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
> Founder & Vice-Chairman
> Hunting and trapping
> Conservation
> Ecotourism

Ghent - Belgium
Tel. Belgium: +32 486 414 918
johannes.jansen (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org


folkert de boerFolkert de Boer (Utrecht University, the Netherlands)
> Member of the board
> Education

Hilversum, the Netherlands
tel. +31 6 18770321
folkert.deboer (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org


Research Coordinator
Wouter Vansteelant (University of Amsterdam, the Netherlands)
> Migratory bird research

Bennekom, the Netherlands
tel. +31 6 48508359
wouter.vansteelant(at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org
w.m.g.vansteelant(at) uva(dot) nl


BRC Identification Consultant

Andrea Corso (Sicily)
> Identification coach on our count stations
> Raptor ID seminars and blog-posts
> Consultant in case of identification difficulties
> Aging and sexing specialist

andrea.corso (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org



BRC Public Relations Manager: 
Filiep T'Jollyn (Belgium)
> run publicity campain
> printing of publicity material 
> representation of BRC during birding events 
> spreading news and volunteer calls
> managing social media

filiep.tjollyn (at) batumiraptorcount (dot) org


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