Universidade de Évora
Carmo Silva is a Research Technician at the Conservation Biology Lab (University of Évora). She has worked in several projects aiming the conservation and rehabilitation of fauna in human impacted sites, as quarries and linear infrastructures. Her research areas focus on the relation between Nature conservation and human activities, seeking compromises that uplift the sustainable use of resources. Currently, Carmo is working in a project related with the rehabilitation of quarries, aiming not only the impact assessment but also to study the implications of the rehabilitation on functional responses of fauna communities. Although she is specialized in mammal, she has also worked with other groups like birds, reptiles, amphibians and insects.