Mr. Sherub


Mr. Sherub, popularly known as Bird Sherub is synonymous with birds. He is working as the Chief of Research and Education at the Ugyen Wangchuck Institute for Conservation and Environment. With an avid passion for birds, he has tirelessly worked to document and record the incredible diversity of birds in Bhutan. From recording their sounds to noting their behaviors, Sherub is the penultimate naturalist in Bhutan today. He is the reference and the guide when it comes to birds. 

Past Awards

The Jigme Singye Wangchuck Outstanding Environmental Stewardship Award (JSW-OESA) is conferred once every two years. It honours individuals, groups and institutions from all backgrounds for a lifetime of contribution towards ensuring the security and sustainability of Bhutan's pristine environment. It particularly merits people who have gone beyond the normal call-of-duty in their service towards environmental protection.