Photo: Diogo Oliveira
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.
Biologist and Master in Biology Conservation, currently undertaking a PhD at the University of Évora on “The influence of forest management actions on bird communities of Portuguese ‘montados’ and Pine tree plantations”. The Portuguese Association of Bird Ringers...
Careers in Nature Conservation – a European project to help University students develop the necessary skills, knowledge and understanding to gain employment in the sector
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…
In December 2015 our paper Barn owl feathers the biomonitors of mercury: sources of variation in sampling procedures was published “online first” in Ecotoxicology…
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”.
Evaluating the influence of diet-related variables on breeding performance and home range behaviour of a top predator
In September 2015 the paper Evaluating the influence of diet-related variables on breeding performance and home range behaviour of a top predator (Rui Lourenço et al.) was published…
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….
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...
The initiative was launched by SPEA, University of Évora-LabOr, ICNF, Natural Park of Madeira, Regional Secretariat of Agriculture and Environment of the Azores, Portuguese Association of Bird Ringers and was granted by the EDP Biodiversity Fund.
2014 edition of the Green Project Awards recognizes the Companhia das Lezírias, S.A. forest management
The Companhia das Lezírias, S.A. was the winner of the 2014 edition of the Green Project Awards – Portugal, with the project “Companhia das Lezírias: forest management for biodiversity”.
Last November the LabOr team published a paper in the journal Agroforestry Systems entitled Can birds play a role as High Nature Value indicators of montado system? The article follows the master’s thesis in Conservation Biology (University of Évora) of Ana Luisa Catarino.