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Dário Hipólito

Dário Hipólito

Research Fellow


  • Researcher ID: A-2820-2017
  • ORCID: 0000-0002-2985-1314
  • Department: Biology
  • Research Group: Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes
  • Thesis title: Monitorizações das Populações de Lobo nas Serras da Freita, Arada e Montemuro Supervisor: Prof. Dr. Carlos Fonseca Category: BO Grant type: BI Funding entity: UA Grant reference: BI/DBIO/7413/2018 Start date: 2018-07-01 End date: 2019-06-30


Research interests

1 - Understand Human-Wildlife conflicts in both perspectives and how to minimize it in a changing world.
2 - Understand the ecology of mammals, especially carnivores in human-shaped ecosystems.
3 - Develop wildlife management strategies to promote conservation of biodiversity.
4 - Understand how nature tourism affects wildlife and how to allow economical sustainability of protected areas without compromising the ecological functioning natural ecosystems.

Academic degrees

2014 - Master in Conservation Biology - Faculty of Science, University of Lisbon
2012 - Bachelor in Biology - Faculty of Science, University of Lisbon

Scientific activities

Since Jul 2018 - Research Fellow in Monitoring of Wolf Populations in Freita, Arada and Montemuro Mountains Project. Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes Group. CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro

Jan 2018 - Jun 2018 - Research Fellow in Coimbra Nature Corridors Project. Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes Group. CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro

Jul 2016 - Jul 2017 - Research Fellow in Eucaly-PT - Functional Conservation in Production Forests Project. Adaptation Biology & Ecological Processes Group. CESAM & Department of Biology, University of Aveiro

Nov 2014 - Dec 2015 - ERASMUS+ Intern in LIFE DinAlp Bear Project. Large Carnivore Group. Department of Biology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Zagreb (2014-2015)

Publications

Projects

Scientific Supervision

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Pedro Severino (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Carolina Nogueira (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Letícia Duarte (not a CESAM member)

Pesquisa (Co-supervisor): Mariana Amorim (not a CESAM member)

Research Interests

I' am a wildlife ecologist with interests in carnivores ecology, behavior and conservation. I'm also interested in human-wildlife conflicts and management. Co-existence is the key for the future, for our future and for wildlife future!


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