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  Filipa Peste dos Santos Fernandes da Costa  
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  e-mail: fpcosta@ua.pt  
  Category: PhD Student  
  Department: Biology  
  Research group: Adaptation Biology and Ecological Processes
 
ISI Web of KnowledgeSM search factor: AU=(Peste F) AND AD=(Aveiro and Lisbon) Researcher ID: N-9753-2014  
   
     
  Thesis title: Looking on the bright side of night: Revealing the cryptic bat fauna of the Cerrado biodiversity hotspot
  Supervisor: Maria João Ramos Pereira; Prof. Carlos Fonseca; Prof. Ludmilla Souza Aguiar
  Category: BO
  Grant type: BD
  Funding entity: FCT
  Grant reference: SFRH/BD/52565
  Start date: 2014-09-01
  End date: 2018-08-31
ACADEMIC DEGREES

- 2008 Msc in Conservation Biology, University of Évora


- 2002 Diploma in Biology, University of Aveiro

Research Interests

- Conservation biology; 


- Bat biology and ecology;


- Etology; 


- Ornithology; 

PROJECT PARTICIPATION

April 2012–February 2015 Research fellow in Project 11541 “Wind and Biodiversity” BI/CESAM/UA-Bio3, QREN and FEDER, (BI/UI88/3076/2012), University of Aveiro.


January-February 2011 Biological field technician developing telemetry related activities in project “Migratagis - Wintering and migrating shorebirds as indicators of the quality of estuarine environments” (PTDC/MAR/66319/2006), Lisbon, CBA, IO, ISPA.


April 2006 Collection and identification of benthic invertebrate fauna for the project “Pred-Tagis – Birds as predators of invertebrates in intertidal habitats: role in estuarine environments and scale dependent processes” (POCTI/BSE/47569/2002), Lisbon.


April-July 2004 Team member in the project “Breeding and foraging ecology of Little Terns to provide indicators of changes in estuarine environments” (POCTI/BSE/37385/2001), Aveiro.


April–August 2003 Research fellow (FCT) in the project “Breeding and foraging ecology of Little Terns to provide indicators of changes in estuarine environments” (POCTI/BSE/37385/2001), Aveiro.

Communications in Scientific Meetings

Oral communications in international scientific meetings


Peste, F.Paula, A., Bernardino, J., Costa, H., Mascarenhas, M., Fonseca, C., Ramos Pereira, M.J. (2013). Off-site mitigation and compensation measures for bats at wind farms. Conference on Wind Power and Environmental Impacts. 5-7 February 2013, Stockholm, Sweden


Oral communications in national scientific meetings


F. Peste, M.J. Ramos Pereira, A. Paula, J. Bernardino, P. Pereira, M. Mascarenhas, H. Costa, Fonseca, C. (2015). Wind energy and the application of compensation measures for bats, Wind & Biodiversity Seminar. 15th January, Aveiro, Portugal


Bernardino, J., Paula, A., Marques A., Peste, F., Pereira M. J., Fonseca, C., Mascarenhas, M., Costa, H. (2014). Estratégias e tecnologias de minimização dos impactes dos parques eólicos nas aves e morcegos: qual a verdadeira relação de custo/benefício? 3rd Conference of the REDE (Rede de Língua Portuguesa de Avaliação de Impactos) and the 5th National Conference on Impact Assessment (CNAI'14) - APAI - Associação Portuguesa de Avaliação de Impactes, March 2014, Viseu, Portugal.


Dias, M.P., Peste, F., Granadeiro, J.P., Palmeirim, J.M. (2006). Limícolas e mariscadores no estuário do Tejo – poderão coexistir? V Congresso de Ornitologia, SPEA. March 2006, Oeiras, Portugal



 

Poster communications in international scientific meetings 

Peste, F., Ramos Pereira, M.J., Paula, A., Pereira, P., Bernardino, J., Vieira, J. Bastos, C., Mascarenhas, M., Costa, H., Fonseca, C. (2015). Management of coniferous forests for bats affected by wind farms: Challenges and opportunities for mitigation strategies. Conference on Wind energy and Wildlife impacts. 10-12 March, 2015. Berlin, Germany

 

Dias, M.P., Peste, F., Granadeiro, J.P., Palmeirim, J.M. (2005). The effects of traditional shellfishing on bird usage of mudflats in Tagus Estuary, Portugal. International Wader Study Group Annual Conference. Cork, Ireland

 

Peste, F., Trigo, S., Luís, A. (2003). Caracterização dos habitats de alimentação da Andorinha-do-mar-anã, Sterna albifrons, na Ria de Aveiro. IV Congresso de Ornitologia da SPEA e II Jornadas Ibéricas de Ornitologia. Aveiro, Portugal

 

Peste, F., Trigo, S., Luís, A. (2003). Caracterização dos hábitos alimentares da Andorinha-do-mar-anã, Sterna albifrons, nidificante na Ria de Aveiro. IV Congresso de Ornitologia da SPEA e II Jornadas Ibéricas de Ornitologia. Aveiro, Portugal

 

 

Poster communications in national scientific meetings 

Peste, F., Trigo, S., Luís, A. (2004). Comportamento reprodutor e territorial de Chilreta (Sterna albifrons) nididicante na Ria de Aveiro. VI Congresso de Etologia da Sociedade Portuguesa de Etologia. Coimbra, Portugal 

Papers

Peste, F.; Paula, A.; Silva, L.; Bernardino, J.; Pereira, P.; Mascarenhas, M.; Costa, H.; Vieira, J.; Bastos, C.; Fonseca, C., Ramos Pereira, M.J.. (2015). How to mitigate impacts of wind farms on bats? A review of potential conservation measures in the European context. Environmental Impact Assessment Review. 51:10-22. http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ei.....

Publications
  1. Pereira M.J.R., Peste F., Paula A., Pereira P., Bernardino J., Vieira J., Bastos C., Mascarenhas M., Costa H., Fonseca C. (2016) Managing coniferous production forests towards bat conservation. Wildlife Research. 43, 1, 80-92. (see details) ISI paper
  2. Peste F., Paula A., da Silva L.P., Bernardino J., Pereira P., Mascarenhas M., Costa H., Vieira J., Bastos C., Fonseca C., Pereira M.J.R. (2015) How to mitigate impacts of wind farms on bats? A review of potential conservation measures in the European context. Environmental Impact Assessment Review. 51, 10-22. (see details) ISI paper
  3. Dias, M.P., Peste, F., Granadeiro, J.P., Palmeirim, J.M. (2008) Does traditional shellfishing affect foraging by waders? the case of the Tagus estuary,(Portugal). Acta Oecologica. 33, 188-196. (see details) ISI paper
  4. Catry T., Ramos J.A., Martins J., Peste F., Trigo S., Paiva V.H., Almeida A., Luís A., Palma J., Andrade P. (2006) Intercolony and annual differences in the diet and feeding ecology of Little Tern adults and chicks in Portugal. The Condor. 108, 366-376. (see details) ISI paper
  1. Bernardino, J., Paula, A., Marques, A. T., Peste, F., Ramos Pereira, M.J., Fonseca, C., Mascarenhas, M. & Costa, H. (2014) Estratégias e tecnologias de minimização de impactes dos parques eólicos nas aves e morcegos: qual a verdadeira relação de custo/benefício? . 978-989-96971-1-9. (see details)
  2. Peste, F., Trigo, S., Luis, A (2004) Foraging behaviour of breeding Little Tern Sterna albifrons at Ria de Aveiro. Airo. 14, (see details)
  1. Mascarenhas, M., Bernardino, J., Paula, A., Costa, H., Bastos, C.A.C., Cordeiro, A., Marques, A.T., Marques, J., Mesquita, S., Paula, J., Pereira, M.J.R., Pereira, P., Peste, F., Ramalho, R.O., Rodrigues, S., Santos, J., Vieira, J., Fonseca, C. (2015) Bio3 and University of Aveiro. (EDS.), Biodiversity & Wind Energy: a bird's and bat's perspective. 978 989 20 5499. (see details)
  1. Peste, F. (2008) The impact of traditional shellfish harvesting in estuarine birds in the Tagus estuary. MSc Thesis. (see details)
  1. Bernardino, J., Paula, A., Marques, A. T., Peste, F., Ramos Pereira, M.J., Fonseca, C., Mascarenhas, M., Costa, H. (2014) Estratégias e tecnologias de minimização de impactes dos parques eólicos nas aves e morcegos: qual a verdadeira relação de custo/benefício?. 5, 978-989-96971-1-9. (see details)
  2. Peste, F., Paula, A., Bernardino, J., Costa, H., Mascarenhas, M., Fonseca, C., Ramos Pereira, M.J. (2013) Off-site mitigation and compensation measures for bats at wind farms. . (see details)
  3. Peste, F., Paula, A., Bernardino, J., Costa, H., Mascarenhas, M., Fonseca, C., Ramos Pereira, M.J. (2013) Off-site mitigation and compensation measures for bats at wind farms. (see details)
  4. Dias, M.P., Peste, F., Granadeiro, J.P., Palmeirim, J.M. (2006). (-) Limícolas e mariscadores no estuário do Tejo – poderão coexistir?. (see details)
  5. Peste, F., Paula, A., Bernardino, J., Costa, H., Mascarenhas, M., Fonseca, C., Ramos Pereira, M.J. (-) Off-site mitigation and compensation measures for bats at wind farms. . (see details)
  6. Peste, F. A quiropterofauna num hotspot de biodiversidade - o Cerrado da Serra Geral. . (see details)