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The President of the CSIC visit IREC

Research on resources Cinegéticos (IREC), Joint Institute of the University of Castilla - La Mancha (UCLM), the regional government and the Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC), has received the visit of the President of the last body, Rosa Menéndez. Accompanied of the...

IREC participates in the presentation of the book "The messengers of biodiversity"

Organized by the society of friends of the Museum (SAM) last March 26 is presented in the events Hall of the National Museum of natural sciences (CSIC) book written by José Ramón de Camps. The book, through interviews with...

BBVA Foundation grants a research project about the illegal poisoning of wildlife in which IREC participates

Researchers at the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Universidad de Oviedo and IREC received one of the 5 supports the Foundation's BBVA to scientific research teams in the area of ecology and conservation biology that were...

IREC organizes the first Iberian Congress of science applied to the hunting resources.

Between 1 and 4 July, will take place in Ciudad Real the first Iberian Congress of science applied to the hunting resources. CICARC aims to be a platform for the dissemination of the most up-to-date scientific information in the Iberian Peninsula, as well as...

Veterinary epidemiological surveillance specialists received training in IREC

Between 21 and 24 January, 12 veterinary officers from 10 countries participated in a course of specialization in health emergencies related to wildlife. The course, which is the FAO-EuFMD initiative (Organization of Nations United...)

Publications

Wax esters of uropygial gland secretion as biomarkers of endocrine disruption in birds

The chemical composition of the secretion from the uropygial gland or grooming of birds shows seasonal variations, also related to sex and age, according to fluctuations in sex hormones throughout its life cycle. In this...

Long-term avian influenza virus epidemiology in a small Spanish wetland ecosystem is driven by the breeding Anseriformes community

Highly pathogenic avian influenza viruses arise when low pathogenic influenza viruses spill over from wild birds into domestic poultry. The viruses that are present without affecting the host in wild birds can mutate to highly pathogenic variants by circulating through domestic poultry. As wild...

First advances in a method to reduce predation by fox and wolf through conditioned aversion mediated by an odour cue

This is the first work the IREC researchers to publish on the RECODEP project, which has been directed to develop a non-lethal method to reduce predation on game species, cattle or other species in which, for reasons of conservation, is want to...

Urgent actions are required for the conservation of Old World vultures

The collapse of populations of vultures in South Asia 25 years ago, caused mainly by the veterinary use of anti-inflammatory medication not I steroid (NSAID), diclofenac, is well known. Some populations of vultures in Europe have stabilized or increased thanks...

Regulations on lead ammunition adopted in Europe and evidence of compliance

This work is part of a special issue of the journal Ambio which is entitled "Lead in ammunition: Persistent problems and solutions" the transition to lead-free ammunition has been imposed in different countries of the world by the recent regulations on the use and ...

Disclosure

Nice Science

Next Wednesday you are invited to the Nice Science, which is celebrated on the occasion of the international day of women and girls in science (February 11)! There will be three large lectures carried out by three researchers conducting their research in the...

Activity for the week of the woman and the girl in science

On 14 February, Sara Artigas and Javier Fernández de Simón, iRec, will visit the Institute of secondary education "Master John of Avila". During this day, the researchers will lead a session in the 11F and the week of the women and girls...

'Onlookers', kestrels searching for information.

The lesser Kestrel form breeding colonies located in old human constructions. There are significant differences in quality between colonies due to unequal rates of predation, availability and stability of food, competition with other species, etc. These differences make the reproductive success of the...

LEAF THROUGH 2018. Scientific day of the IREC

One year more at IREC we carry out a scientific conference to promote "cross-pollination" between different groups of the Centre through talks and round tables. This year, as last year we have included a couple of round tables which we hope will be...

The evolution of hares in the Iberian Peninsula

This book was developed as part of the disclosure of the ECOMITO project (funded by the Foundation for science and technology). In a didactic way, including games, describes the evolutionary history of the Iberian Peninsula Hare and familiarizes the reader...
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