Esmeralda Pereira

Esmeralda Pereira's picture
Email: 
ecdp@uevora.pt
Pole: 
MARE - UÉvora
Role: 
Researcher
Qualifications: 
Master
Research group: 
River Basins
Research lines: 
Biodiversity and Ecosystem Functioning
Environmental Risk
Technological Tools for Exploration and Monitoring

Activity summary

The research work focuses on the biology and ecology of migratory fish, the rehabilitation of longitudinal connectivity, and the monitoring of fish communities. Methods used include biotelemetry techniques, microsatellite molecular markers, otolith microchemical analysis (Sr:Ca and Ba:Ca ratios), and lipid metabolism with emphasis on fatty acids.