About us

Prof. Les Underhill

Prof. Les Underhill

Project Leader

Les is the Director of the Animal Demography Unit (ADU), a research unit based at the University of Cape Town, and he is responsible for the overall running of the project. He is an experienced campaigner in terms of bird atlasing projects, co-authoring the 1989 'Atlas of the birds of the South-western Cape' and being an integral part of the SABAP1 project management team.

He is passionate about waders, especially Palearctic wader migration, and has published extensively on this subject.

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Mrs Sue Kuyper

Mrs Sue Kuyper

Contracts and Administrative Manager

Also based at the ADU, Sue is responsible for maintaining contact with the South African National Biodiversity Institute (SANBI), the organisation providing the funding for SABAP2, and the University of Cape Town. She ensures that all contract obligations are met and also oversees the main administartive tasks for the project.

Contact no: +27216502423
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Michael Brooks

Michael Brooks

IT Manager

Based at the ADU, Michael is responsible for all the IT and software development for SABAP2. Although trained as a nature conservator, his interest in computers and IT lead him to design and develop environmental software applications. His expertise and knowledge in this field has been invalubale to SABAP2 (and other ADU projects), and fulfills an instrumental role in the development of the project databases and IT systems.

He loves is an avid photographer, enjoys fly-fishing and is a registered bird-ringer

Contact no: +27216504751
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Animal Demography Unit
University of Cape Town