Jan 28 2017

The 34th Annual General Meeting for Bird Conservation Nepal was held on 28 January 2017 at Hotel Moonlight, Kathmandu.  The program was chaired by Yubraj Basnet, President for BCN and Mr. Pem Kandel, acting secretary of MoFSC was the chief guest. Patrons, Advisors, Members (Life, General, Student) supporters and representatives of various organizations attended the program. 

The first session included presentation on Vulture Release Program by Krishna Bhusal, Vulture Program Officer, BCN followed by presentation on Demoiselle Crane Migration by Jyotendra Jyu Thakuri, Senior Program Officer, BCN.  Similarly, certificates of appreciation were awarded to Naresh Kushi, Thsiring Lama, Pema Rikzin Lama, Geraldine Werhalm for recording new bird species Rufous-tailed Rock Thrush Monticola Saxitilis: Som G.C and Mich Coker for recording new bird species Grey-sided Thrush Turdus feae and Hathan Chaudhary, Carol Inskipp and Mary Crosby for recording new bird  species West Himalayan Bush Warbler Bradypterus Kashmirensis.

The second (closed) session included presentations from Rajendra Gurung, General Secretary BCN on annual progress of the organization and finance report by Ashok Bahadur Malla, Teasurer (BCN). Then, the floor was made open for the Participants who inquired about the progress and future endeavors of the organization. The final session ended with concluding remark from the Chairman of the event.

List Of Donors

  • Koshi Tappu Bird Watching Camp, - Rs. 500
  • Vimal Thapa, - Rs. 1000
  • Rajendra Gurung, - Rs. 1000
  • BCN Pokhara Branch, - Rs. 632
  • Bhuwan Mani Sharma, - Rs. 100
  • Keshav Ghimire, - Rs. 100
  • World Migratory Bird Day 2013, - Rs. 3300
  • Rainer Stoll, - Rs. 25323
  • Sonam Tashi Lama, - Rs. 100
  • Abinash Nepali, - Rs. 1500
  • Carolline Forell, - Rs. 150
  • Charles Patton and Leslie Harris, - Rs. 150
  • Toby Wheeler, - Rs. 330
  • Rajendra Gurung (Patron, BCN), - Rs. 2500
  • Reliance Public School(Student from grade 3 to 5), - Rs. 365
  • Samir Maharjan, - Rs. 500
  • International Vulture Awareness Day 2011, - Rs. 2300
  • Deepak Adhikari, - Rs. 500
  • Anand Chaudhary, - Rs. 1275
  • Dr. Hum Bahadur Gurung , - Rs. 250
  • Butch Lama, - Rs. 700
  • Sarah Piper, - Rs. 2000
  • Charles W. Norris Brown, - Rs. 300
  • Puja Gurung, - Rs. 466
  • Surya Prakash Tiwari, - Rs. 200
  • Ramesh K Pariyar, - Rs. 500
  • Shree Namuna Mahendra Sec. School, - Rs. 902
  • Bright Star Worker's Higher Secondary School, - Rs. 510
  • Shree Bolambu Secondary School, - Rs. 1055
  • Apollo Int'l School, - Rs. 500
  • Shree Chandi Bhairav Secondary School, - Rs. 843
  • Amar Jyoti Sec. School, - Rs. 730
  • Shree Chandrika Devi Secondary School, - Rs. 501
  • David Fiddell, - Rs. 500
  • Local people from Sikles Village, - Rs. 4223
  • PABSON Programme, - Rs. 3000
  • Children's Paradise Boarding School, - Rs. 2000
  • Leknath Festival, - Rs. 2500
  • Amar Singh High School, - Rs. 1660
  • United Academy, - Rs. 1035
  • Suryodaya Boarding School, - Rs. 1000
  • Narayanjan Secondary School, - Rs. 891
  • Shree Baghbhairav Secondary School, - Rs. 1035
  • Green Village Education Foundation, - Rs. 500
  • Program at Dhanding, - Rs. 1500
  • Evergreen Higher Secondary School, - Rs. 1500
  • Shree Bajrayogini Secondary School, - Rs. 2800
  • Serene Hill Secondary English School, - Rs. 953
  • Nuwakot Festival, - Rs. 2000
  • BCN Day Celebration, - Rs. 645
  • 9th street exhibition and public awareness campaign, - Rs. 766
  • Exhibition (Climate Change) at Basantapur, - Rs. 547