Home About us Contacts Links flag flag

Another good article from our team. Rita Azedo did her master's thesis supervised by Dr. Pedro Gonçalves Vaz and did an excellent job. We wish her all the best.

This work of ~8 years in the Alqueva irrigation canals shows that:

  • Irrigation canal overpasses have higher crossing rates by carnivores than culverts;
  • landscape composition affects animal crossings;
  • irrigation projects alter land uses and these alter animal crossing rates;
  • these interactions must be considered in mitigating the barrier effect of irrigation canals.

Read the article here.

Tuesday, 08 March 2022