Eurasian blackcap

Sylvia atricapilla
Photo: Diogo Oliveira

World Owl Conference 2017

PhD in Biology, Research Fellowship, completed the PhD at the University of Évora on "owl feathers as biomonitoring tools for environmental contaminants". Between 26 and 30 September 2017 the 5th edition of the World Owl Conference was held at the University of Évora,...

Careers in Nature Conservation – Mobility in Hungary

Between April 23 and 29, students from the University of Évora participated, together with students from Hungary (Univ. De Elte) and the United Kingdom (University of Exeter), in a week of intensive training on careers in the field of Nature Conservation. This second...

The birds, the city and people: engaging citizens with nature

PhD in Biology and coordinator of LabOr, he has developed part of his activity in the dissemination of science using birds as a tool. In March 2013 we started the project ‘The Birds of the Gulbenkian Garden: a natural added value’. Its main goal was to advertise the...


The University of Évora (LabOr, ICAAM), the Global Owl Project and the partners SPEA (BirdLife Portugal), STRI (ALDEIA) and the International Owl Center, are pleased to invite you to attend the fifth World Owl Conference.

Careers in Nature Conservation

Careers in Nature Conservation – a European project to help University students develop the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to gain employment in the sector

The TytoTagus Project visits EVOA

On 27th of May 2016 the TytoTagus Project team visited the EVOA with the aim of ringing the juvenile barn owls at the nest box located on the roof of the Interpretation Centre…

ERASMUS+ Project meeting at Budapest

Between 17 and 20 November the University of ELTE in Budapest held the kick-off meeting of the project “Innovative employability guidance for higher education students in the context of European biodiversity management”.

Work Session with Prof. Alexandre Roulin

On the 21st of August, Prof. Alexandre Roulin, one of the world leading experts in Barn Owl, visited the University of Évora for a working session with the LabOr team….

Book Launch “O Montado e as Aves”

The 2015 edition of FICOR - International Cork Fair, in Coruche, was the venue for the launch of the latest book of Labor “O montado e as aves: boas práticas para uma gestão sustentável” (The montado and birds: best practices for sustainable management). Integrated at...