Tanvir Ahmed (Shaikot) is a M.Sc. student of Wildlife and Biodiversity Conservation branch of Department of Zoology, Jagannath University, Dhaka. He is passionate towards conservation research of few poorly studied but globally threatened mammals especially the primates of Bangladesh. Tanvir worked as assistant researcher of Bangladesh Slow Loris Research and Conservation Project for 1.5 years. He just completed data collection on population status of Particolored Flying Squirrel (Hylopetes alboniger) in Satchari National Park of northeastern Bangladesh. Currently he is surveying population Status, habitat Characteristics and threats of Pig-tailed Macaque (Macaca leonina) in the same forest as a part of his M.Sc. thesis. Tanvir is an active butterfly watcher since 2012 and recorded 16 butterflies new to Bangladesh. He was supported by IDEA WILD, The Explorers Club and Sigma Xi small grants. Every time he had to work with very limited resources and became successful.
Tanvir is social….