Selected publications

At the Institute for Research on Hunting Resources (IREC - CSIC, UCLM, JCCM) become more prominent scientific publications of our researchers in popular articles, so that the results of our science reach the entire society.

Air purifiers and SARS-CoV-2: HEPA filter analysis as a surveillance method

Investigadores de Castilla-La Mancha lideran el desarrollo de un método de detección del virus SARS-CoV-2 en ambientes seguros, basado en el análisis de los filtros HEPA que contienen los purificadores de aire, que disminuiría...

Environmental determinants of the local abundance of ticks in Doñana National Park

Nuevos modelos en alta resolución espacial permiten predecir la abundancia de garrapatas y mejorar la prevención de las graves enfermedades que transmiten Cualquiera que tenga un perro como mascota, o simplemente le guste dar paseos...

Impact of rural depopulation on the community of vertebrate scavengers in areas of...

The natural revegetation derived from the abandonment of the rural environment and its traditional agro-pastoral practices reduces the efficiency of carrion consumption by the guild of scavenging vertebrates and increases the persistence of the...

New outbreak of Bagaza virus in partridges in Spain and appearance in Portugal and...

Two studies analyze the Bagaza virus outbreaks in birds that took place for the second time in southern Spain in 2019 and for the first time in Portugal in 2021. The data confirm...

What is the impact of illegal poisoning on biodiversity?

They estimate the number of species that are actually affected by the threat posed by the illegal use of poisons against wildlife, a threat unknown until now due to the low detection of...

Precision in spatially explicit capture–recapture models is improved

El modelo integrado desarrollado en este estudio permite estimar la densidad poblacional de forma precisa para especies de fauna que no pueden distinguirse fácilmente a nivel de individuo Conocer el tamaño poblacional de una especie...

Logical framework to interpret occurrence patterns of mammals from camera trap data

This framework represents an advance in the development of analytical and conceptual tools to identify the factors that affect the populations of wild mammals, which will allow developing and directing management strategies...

The role of supplementary feeding stations in the exposure of vultures to antibiotics

A study examines the role of middens and the origin of carrion in the exposure of vultures to quinolones, antibiotic drugs considered emerging contaminants, analyzing for the first time the presence...

The complex conflict of the presumed “attacks” of vultures on livestock is analyzed

A scientific work clarifies the complex socioeconomic and environmental conflict generated by the supposed "attacks" of vultures on livestock through the analysis of complaints, of the ecological and anthropic factors that...

Wild micromammals maintain microparasites that cause human diseases

Se detectan especies de microparásitos en micromamíferos salvajes de España que pueden ser transmitidos a las personas Los micromamíferos como la rata negra (Rattus rattus), la rata de alcantarilla (Rattus norvegicus), el ratón de campo...

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