Non-SCI Publications

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POPULAR ARTICLES AND MEDIA RELEASES

33. Ferreira, C.C. & Klütsch, C. (2018). How Canada can attract international talent and improve knowledge exchange. University Affairs. Published on July16, 2018.

32. Klütsch, C. & Ferreira, C.C. (2018). Expanding opportunities to retain young talent in Canada: promoting career development and independence for early-career researchers. Canadian Science Policy Centre. Published on May 16, 2018.

31. Klütsch, C. & Ferreira, C.C. (2018). Riding the tide of political will to maximize biodiversity research investment. Published in www.iPolitics.ca on Apr 16, 2018.

30. Klütsch, C. & Ferreira, C. (2017). Inter- and transdisciplinary research programs are essential for protecting biodiversity in Canada. Canadian Science Policy Centre. Published on April 30, 2017.

29. EURAXESS North America interview. Available at: https://euraxess.ec.europa.eu/worldwide/north-america/interview-dr-catarina-ferreira-msca-fellow (April 2017)

28. Ferreira, C. & Geiger, M. (2017). Strengthening scientific collaboration between Europe and Canada: A Researchers' point of view. EURAXESS Newsletter. (March 2017)

27. Ferreira, C. & Geiger, M. (2017). Strengthening scientific collaboration between Europe and Canada: A Researchers' point of view. Canadian Science Policy Centre. Published on February 8, 2017.

26. ERA-Can+ media release on CONTRASST project. Available at: http://www.era-can.net/collaboration/story9_msca-post-doctoral-fellow/#more-242006 (June 2016)

25. Environment 360 media release on impact of climate change in the boreal forests showcasing lynx research done in the Murray Lab – CONTRASST project’s included - Available at: http://e360.yale.edu/feature/the_rapid_and_startling_decline_of_worlds_vast_boreal_forests/2919/ (October 2015)

24. Trent media release on Ferreira et al. (2015). Biological Reviews. DOI: 10.1111/brv.12185. Available at: http://www.trentu.ca/newsevents/newsDetail.php?newsId=531 (April 2015)


23. Ferreira, C. (2015). Journal peer review of scientific studies is subjective and the quality is variable. Information and Scientific News Service (SINC), Spain. June 10, 2015. Available at: http://www.agenciasinc.es/en/News/The-review-of-scientific-studies-in-journals-is-subjective-and-the-quality-is-variable


22. Ferreira, C. (2015). The peer review system of scientific publications – history, weaknesses and future perspectives [in Spanish]. IREC-UCLM, Spain. June 10, 2015.

 

21. Ferreira, C. (2015). A look over the future of the peer review system in academia [in Portuguese]. Ciência Hoje, Portugal. (June 2015)


20. Ferreira, C. (2015). Are all rabbits alike? A biometric study shows important differences between the two subspecies of European rabbit [in Spanish]. IREC-UCLM, Spain. (June 2015)


19. Ferreira, C., Castro, F., Piorno, V., Barrio, I.C., Delibes-Mateos, M., Rouco, C., Mínguez, L.E., Aparicio, F., Blanco-Aguiar, J., Ramírez, E., Iriarte, C., Ríos-Saldaña, C., Cañadilla, J., Arias de Reyna, L., Ferreras, P., Alves, P.C. & Villafuerte, R. (2015). Are all rabbits alike? A biometric study shows important differences between the two subspecies of European rabbit [in Spanish]. Trofeo, pages 50-54 (September 2015).

18. Trent media release on CONTRASST project, available at: http://www.trentu.ca/newsevents/newsDetail_old.php?newsID=6627 (January 2014)

 

17. Ferreira, C.; Monterroso, P.; Abrantes, J.; Esteves, P. & Alves, P.C. (2014). Wild rabbit crisis: urgent need to evaluate the impact of the new variant of the RHD virus [in Portuguese]. Boletim da Federação de Caçadores do Algarve.

 

16. Delibes-Mateos, M.; Ferreira, C.; Escudero, M.; Carro, F. & Gortázar, C. (2014). Virus Variante de la Enfermedad Hemorrágica: ¿Otra crisis del conejo? [In Spanish]. Trofeo, 529: 32-37.

 

15. Ferreira, C. (2013). Some aspects of the wild rabbit population management [in Portuguese]. Cacicão 1: 11. Available at: http://pt.calameo.com/read/002258068d54aa08cb9af

 

14. Ferreira, C. (2013). European rabbit research in the Iberian Peninsula: current status and future perspectives [in Spanish]. Available at: http://www.uclm.es/irec/noticias/noticia34.html

 

13. Gonçalves D., Moutinho C., Rodrigues T., Cabeceiras S., Ferreira C. & Alves P.C. (2012). O coelho-bravo em São Jorge (Açores): a actividade cinegética como forma de controlar abundâncias elevadas. Revista 16ª Feira de Caça, Pesca e do Mundo Rural do Algarve: 44-46.

 

12. Ferreira, C. (2011b). A gestão das populações de coelho-bravo na Península Ibérica. Available at: http://www.iberlinx.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=93:a-gestao-das-populacoes-de-coelho-bravo-na-peninsula-iberica&catid=6:artigo&Itemid=9 

11. Ferreira, C. (2011a). A situação do coelho-bravo na Península Ibérica: implicações para a conservação do Lince-ibérico. Available at: http://www.iberlinx.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=91:a-situacao-do-coelho-bravo-na-peninsula-iberica-implicacoes-para-a-conservacao-do-lince-iberico&catid=6:artigo&Itemid=9 

 

10. Ferreira, C.; Alves, P.C. & Villafuerte, R. (2010). Valerá a pena vacinar no campo contra a mixomatose? Available at: http://www.iberlinx.com/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=51:valera-a-pena-vacinar-no-campo-contra-a-mixomatose&catid=6:artigo&Itemid=9

 

9. Ferreira, C.; Ramírez, E.; Castro, F.; Ferreras, P.; Alves, P.C.; Redpath, S. & Villafuerte, R. (2010). Serão realmente eficazes no campo as campanhas de vacinação do coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus) contra a mixomatose? Turcaça (24): 22-26.
 

8. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2006). A gestão das populações de coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus) no Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina. Parte II: Distribuição e abundância relativa. Boletim Informativo da Federação Alentejana de Caçadores (9): 16-23.

 

7. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2006). A gestão das populações de coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus) no Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina. Parte I: Gestão do habitat. Boletim Informativo da Federação Alentejana de Caçadores (10): 12-19.
 

6. Alves, P.C. & Ferreira, C. (2004). O coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus) em Portugal Continental. Boletim da Confederação Nacional dos Caçadores Portugueses, 2: 17-20.

 

5. Alves, P.C. & Ferreira, C. (2004). Situação actual do coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus) em Portugal Continental. Calibre 12.

 

4. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2003). Medidas de gestão das populações de coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus). I. A gestão do habitat. Revista da VIII Feira de Caça e Pesca do Algarve: 27-28. Federação de Caçadores do Algarve.

 

3. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2002). A importância ecológica do coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus). Revista da VII Feira de Caça e Pesca do Algarve. Federação de Caçadores do Algarve.


2. Ferreira, C.; Braga, C. & Alves, P.C. (2001). Avaliação do impacto da implementação de medidas de gestão do habitat numa população de coelho-bravo (Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus) do Parque Natural do Sudoeste Alentejano e Costa Vicentina – resultados preliminares.  Actas do 2º Congresso Nacional de Conservação da Natureza, 2 a 5 de Outubro de 2001. Lisboa.
 

1. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2001). Métodos de censo das populações de coelho-bravo. Revista da VI Feira de Caça e Pesca do Algarve. Federação de Caçadores do Algarve. 2 pp.

PRESENTATIONS IN SCIENTIFIC MEETINGS (over 60 presentations in oral and poster format, only invited contributions are listed here)

14. Attendance via skype to the 3rd Annual Meeting European Scientific Diasporas in North America and participation in the discussion panel about “’Transatlantic Collaboration & Funding: Opportunities and Constraints” organized by the MCAA North America Chapter. Washington DC, USA. (December 11, 2017). Watch it here!

13Ferreira, C. (2016). “Canada and the EU: How can we strengthen research collaborations in science, technology and innovation?”. 8th Canadian Science Policy Conference. November 8-10, 2016. Ottawa, Canada.

12. Ferreira, C. (2015). “Applications of GIS to the study of terrestrial mammal ecology and conservation”. Trent GIS Day, Trent University, November 20, 2015. Peterborough, Canada.

 

11. Ferreira, C. (2014). An experience as a Marie Curie Fellow [in Portuguese]. Oral. Infoday about the Marie Curie actions. Gabinete de Promoção do Programa Quadro. Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia. 3rd July 2014. Lisbon, Portugal.

 

10. Ferreira, C. (2013). Habitat management as a generalized tool to boost European rabbit Oryctolagus cuniculus populations in the Iberian Peninsula: a cost-effectiveness analysis [in Portuguese]. Oral. I Seminar LIFE + Iberlinx. 23rd-25th October 2013. Beja, Portugal.


9. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2012). The management of wild rabbit populations. Vaccination? [in Portuguese]. Oral. Seminar “Hunting sustainability in the province of Alcoutim – challenges, valorization and conservation”. VI Feira da Perdiz. 13th October 2012. Alcoutim, Portugal.


8. Ferreira, C. (2011). Epidemiologia della mixomatosi nei selvatici [in English]. Oral. Workshop “La mixomatosi: una malattia sempre attuale”. 9th June 2011. Brescia, Italy.


7. Ferreira, C. (2010). Habitat management as a tool to manage predation. I Seminar on Predation management. Oral. 19th November 2010. Évora, Portugal.


6. Ferreira, C. (2010). The Iberian lynx – the ex-situ conservation program. Oral. IV Seminar on Conservation Biology. 27-28th March 2010. Campo Maior, Portugal.


5. Ferreira, C. (2006). Monitoring and managing wild rabbit populations. Oral. I Game Seminar of Alto Alentejo. Estremoz, Portugal.


4. Ferreira, C.; Côrte-Real, A.; Negrões, N. & Sarmento, P. (2006). Monitoring the impact of Highway nº 2 (section Almodôvar-VLA) on a mammal community within the Iberian Lynx historic distribution range. Oral. Symposium on Fragmentation of Habitats and Lynx populations in Europe. 20th January. Fishbach, Germany.


3. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2005). Wild rabbit management. Oral. I Meeting of Game Managers of Hunting Estates. Viseu, Portugal.


2. Ferreira, C. & Alves, P.C. (2004). Habitat management for the increase of wild rabbit in southern Portugal. Oral. International Congress on Agricultural ecosystems and biological richness: main threats and conservation measures. 25th anniversary of the EU Birds Directive. Castro Verde, Portugal.


1. Ferreira, C. (2003). Managing game species – the wild rabbit. Current research status. Oral. I Seminar of the Parque Natural das Serras de Aires e Candeeiros. Mira d’Aire, Portugal.