Staff

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Here is a little bit about our DOP staff team that you might not (or want to!) know...

Janine Pannett


 

Job title? Volunteer Development Officer
What do you actually do? Control the cameras, talk on the walkie-talkie and eat cake - all at once
What is your favourite bird? House sparrow
What is your favourite plant? Looks: Ragged Robin      Smell: Bog Myrtle
What is your favourite item of clothing? I am rarely seen without my fleece
How old are you? 4 In cat years
Cake or crisps? Cake!
Tea or coffee? Tea
What can you usually be seen doing at DOP?              Running round like a headless chicken
What do you do when you are not at DOP?

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Kim Williams

 

Job title? Dyfi Osprey Project Officer
What do you actually do? Events, activities, website, talks, visits, tidying and organising
What is your favourite bird? Herring gull
What is your favourite plant? Sun flowers
What is your favourite item of clothing? My big woolly jumper that my Grannie knitted me
How old are you? Older than some younger than others
Cake or crisps? Cake
Tea or coffee? Water, but if it is tea with milk and sugar look out!
What can you usually be seen doing at DOP?     Trundling a trolley along the board walk
What do you do when you are not at DOP? Gardening, crochet or yoga but not all at the same time!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alwyn Ifans

 

Job title? Dyfi Osprey Project Officer
What do you actually do? At the Obs, showing visitors the ospreys plus all wildlife on the reserve and talking; working cameras out of hours
What is your favourite bird? Peregrine falcon or Kate Winslet
What is your favourite plant? Pwllheli Plant Hire or Cotton Grass
What is your favourite item of clothing? 'Côt Dr Tim' or red hoodie
How old are you? Old enough!
Cake or crisps? Dieting but prefer cake
Tea or coffee? Tea
What can you usually be seen doing at DOP?                                                                         Looking for ospreys through my bins; talking on the radio;
talking to visitors - all simultaneously 
What do you do when you are not at DOP? Watch the Scarlets, feed my horses, chickens, dog and cat and go birdwatching 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Karis Hodgson

Karis

 

Job title? People Engagement and Biological Recording Officer
What do you actually do? Look after the reserve, work with the volunteers, operate the cameras, biological recording, make spreadsheets!
What is your favourite bird? Bullfinch
What is your favourite plant? Too many! Sundew, if I had to pick just one.
What is your favourite item of clothing? Waterproof trousers
How old are you? Just a young 'un
Cake or crisps? Both!
Tea or coffee? Tea
What can you usually be seen doing at DOP?                                                    A bit of everything, but you can usually find me raiding the biscuit tin!
What do you do when you are not at DOP? Look after my pony

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Emyr Evans


 

Job title? Osprey Project Manager
What do you actually do?   Spin plates - lots of 'em
What is your favourite bird? Whimbrel
What is your favourite plant?  Any bromeliad
What is your favourite item of clothing?  Lounge trousers
 
How old are you?  50ish
Cake or crisps?  Health foods only
Tea or coffee?  Coffee
What can you usually be seen doing at DOP? Talking to people - but it's actually working!     
What do you do when you are not at DOP? Working - but at home!