Bhutan Bird Festival 2015

Announcements | Posted on 2015-04-29

The Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment (UWICE) Lamai Goempa, Bumthang will host a three-day Bird Festival in Tingtibi, Zhemgang from 28 - 30 October 2015. The festival will be celebrated with the theme; Celebrating birds, celebrating life.

The objective of the festival is to gather all the people who are interested in birds and bird-life. Participants can learn more about bird diversity and distribution, ecosystem services, bird diseases and pandemics, climate change and bird-life, bird movement and migration, and the behaviors of the birds.

The festival is also to mark the 60th Bird Anniversary of the fourth Druk Gyalpo Pal Jigme Singye Wangchuck.

For further information, please contact following individuals:

  1. Sherub (, Chief of Research and Education
  2. Kezang Wangchuk (