The LabOr – Laboratory of Ornithology of the University of Évora is an integrated unit within MED – Mediterranean Institute for Agriculture, Environment and Development.
This institutional background induces LabOr to undertake scientific & educational actions and services regarding the birds of Portugal and the Mediterranean,  in the areas of Ornithology and Conservation Biology.

Major goals of the LabOr include:

  1. R&TD projects and services
  2. Teaching and training activities conducted at the undergraduate and graduate levels (including master and doctoral thesis)
  3. Short plans carried out in 1st and 2nd Cycle Courses according to the Bologna Process
  4. Diffusion of scientific activities regarding the study of birds
  5. Production of educational outreach elements