Abidas is a bird biologist and data coordinator from Belize.
Her conservation work started 4 years ago when she volunteered in marine research. She then trained in bird banding, which lead her towards a fulfilling career path. She worked for two years at a research station developing and carrying out small research project to communities in the area. She is currently working on a pilot project that will develop a bird monitoring system for the assessment of ecosystem health in protected areas in Belize.