Bill Branch

Specialty: Biologist

Bill Branch has been a wildlife biologist at the Port Elizabeth Museum in South Africa since 1979 and has undertaken fieldwork from Ethiopia to South Africa and Senegal to Madagascar. Bill is also a general naturalist and keen birder. He has described numerous new species and amphibians, received a grant from National Geographic to help fund his research on African reptiles, and published six books as well as many photographs and scientific articles.

Field Notes from Previous Expeditions

On Safari in Southern Africa

By Bill Branch
September 2006

We’ve passed through especially magnificent scenery on game drives in Botswana and South Africa. We have seen more than 200 species of birds, as well as lions and leopards at rest or with cubs. ... Read More

Meet More Experts

Back to top