David Simpson

David has lived in France for 15 years. He now lives and works in the Dordogne, where he has run a wildlife tour and holiday business for over ten years.

Previously, he worked for 20 years as a warden on various sites in northern England - including the Farne Islands, Ravenglass and the Sefton Coast - and has also worked in the Seychelles for the Nature Protection Trust of Seychelles, and in Mauritius as island warden for the Mauritian Wildlife Foundation at Ile aux Aigrettes.

David has published several articles in British Wildlife, wrote the book Birding Dordogne in the popular BirdGuides series and in 2018 penned the Crossbill Guide to Dordogne in the successful Crossbill Wildlife Guide series. David has designed and led several Limosa tours to the Dordogne, including our first trip for Wallcreepers back in February 2014.