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Bióloga especializada en Biología de la Conservación. Quiero especializarme en ecología espacial y estoy interesada en las áreas de ecología, biogeografía, etología, modelos de distribución y conservación. Actualmente trabajo como investigadora en el grupo de Biología de la Conservación de la Universidad de Extremadura.
October 2017 - February 2018
October 2017 - June 2018
Universidad Regional Amazónica IKIAM and Fundació Universitat de Girona
- Master's Thesis: "Connecting Priority Conservation Areas for Leontocebus lagonotus in different degrees of human impact". Tutor: Dra. Sara Álvarez Solas
November 2016 - June 2017
- Thesis of Postgraduate: "GIS for management and welfare of chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) at the Primate Rescue Centre, Fundació Mona". Tutor: Dr. Miquel Llorente
Understanding the geographic distributions of primates is necessary to ensure effective conservation strategies. Nonetheless, many gaps persist in information regarding the range limits of platyrrhines. Leontocebus lagonotus is no exception; it is one of the least studied primates in Ecuador and its geographic limits are poorly known. We obtained 2...
Habituation is used in most field research with primates to minimize observer effects on their behavior. Despite its importance, there is little published on the methods used to habituate different taxa of primates or how these methods vary in different habitat types. We assessed changes in behavior and space use of two groups of Leontocebus lagono...
Leontocebus lagonotus is a Neotropical primate of the Callitrichidae family that is distributed in Ecuador and Peru being one of the less studied species of Neotropical primates. Its geographic limits are unknown, as well as the effects that are causing the rapid change in land uses along with climate change on its populations. The objectives of ou...
Chimpanzees (Pan troglodytes) have a spatial cognition with which they can use different strategies to decrease effort and increase efficiency in complex tasks. Moreover, they do a very selective use of available space in captivity. We evaluated the use of space of chimpanzees at a Primate Rescue Centre through Geographic Information Systems (GIS)....
The main objective is to establish management guidelines based on the historical analysis of land use changes and their possible evolution trends to guarantee the persistence of the olive grove of the Protected Denomination of Origin of Sierra Mágina. The specific objectives are: (1) to analyze the transformation of an agricultural landscape in th...