Mudhafar A. Salim (Biologist), works currently as consultant for UNEP project in Iraq, and worked previously as the Technical Director for Nature Iraq organization.

Took the bird-watching as a hobby, and this hobby got developed to be specialization in Biodiversity, Protected Areas, and Wildlife Management.

Wrote several written works of which the "Field Guide to the Birds of Iraq" and the "Hunter's Guide for Sustainable Hunting" were the most prominent ones, along with some scientific papers and articles in different specialist journals.

Member for many international associations and specialist groups that are related to nature conservation and threatened species.

Currently, is the adviser for the IOCN (Iraqi Organization for Conservation of Nature), and in the technical support for the Ministry of Environment.

Willing for help as what is regarding to the Birds in Iraq and Biodiversity.