Caring about the future

Joana Santos Silva

Joana Santos Silva

PhD student

  • Doctoral Programme: Environmental Sciences and Engineering
  • Thesis title: SOILFORCER – Integrated impact assessment of CERtified Eucalypt FORest management on SOIL quality and functions
  • Supervisor: Jacob Keizer, Oscar Pelayo and Agustín Merino

  • Researcher ID:
  • ORCID: 0000-0003-3168-7987
  • Ciencia ID: CA15-013C-D35E
  • Department: Environment and Planning
  • Thesis title: SOILFORCER – Integrated impact assessment of CERtified Eucalypt FORest management on SOIL quality and functions Supervisor: Jacob Keizer, Oscar Pelayo and Agustín Merino Category: ES


Research interests

Forest ecology
Forest management
Edaphic fauna
Post-fire effects and mitigation methods
Soil erosion
Soil ecology

Academic degrees

2018 - MSc in Ecology and Environment, University of Porto
2013 - Degree in Environmental Sciences and Technology, University of Porto

Scientific activities

II Seminário da Rede Incêndios-Solo
Mitigação da erosão pós-fogo em micro bacias através da utilização de barreiras de madeira

EGU 2021
Mitigation of post-fire erosion from terraced micro-catchments using timber barriers (SSS9.6/GM4.8/NH7.3)

Research fellow in EPyRIS (SOE2/P5/E0811) - Oct 2019-Sep 2021

Publications

Projects

EPyRIS - Joint Strategy for the Protection and Restoration of Ecosystems Affected by Forest Fires. (Integrated management in high-risk natural areas) See more

Scientific Supervision


CESAM Funding: UIDP/50017/2020 + UIDB/50017/2020 + LA/P/0094/2020