Conducts and coordinates field research and management projects for the recovery of Kauai’s threatened and endangered forest birds, with emphasis on the Puaiohi (Myadestes palmeri), ‘Akikiki (Oreomystis bairdi), and ‘Akeke’e (Loxops caeruleirostris). Conducts and coordinates field research to investigate factors influencing forest bird population dynamics, especially factors limiting populations of native forest birds. Responsible for supervising temporary employees, volunteers, interns, Field Assistants and Field Crew Leader in the field. Plans and prepares for field research by overseeing and conducting all field logistics, scheduling, field camp set up and maintenance, and equipment management. Ensures thorough entry of field and Geographic Information System (GIS) data and records into computer files and databases for information summary and reporting.