A complete list of the scientific outputs generated during this grant is described here.

(* contributions directly derived from this project)

Scientific publications – SCI Journals

15. Pinheiro, A.; Sousa-Pereira, P.; Almeida, T.; Ferreira, C.C.; Otis, J.A.; Boudreau, M.R.; Seguin, J.L.; Murray, D.L.; Lanning, D.K. & Esteves. P. Sequencing of VDJ genes in Lepus americanus confirms a correlation between VHn expression and the leporid species continent of origin. Submitted to Molecular Immunology.*

14. Márquez, C.C.; Ferreira, C.C. & Acevedo, P. Stressor interactions drive changes in the distribution of imperiled terrestrial carnivores. Submitted to Scientific Reports.*

13. Ferreira, C.C. et al. The Recovery illusion: planning delays effective rescue of imperiled species. Submitted to Bioscience.*

12. Bencatel, J.; Ferreira C.C.; Barbosa, A.M.; Rosalino, L.M. & Álvares, F. Research trends and geographical distribution of mammalian carnivores in Portugal: a review of non-systematic data and publication metrics. PLoS ONE 13(11): e0207866.*

11. Delibes-Mateos, M.; Castro, F.; Piorno, V.; Ramírez,E.; Blanco-Aguiar, J.A.; Aparicio, F.; Mínguez, L.E.; Ferreira, C.C.; Rouco, C.; Ríos-Saldaña, C.A.; Recuerda, P. & Villafuerte, R. First assessment of the potential introduction by hunters of Eastern Cottontail rabbits (Sylvilagus floridanus) in Spain. Wildlife Research 45(7) 571-577.

10. Ríos-Saldaña, C.A., Delibes-Mateos, M. & Ferreira, C.C. (2018). Are fieldwork studies being relegated to second place in conservation science?. Global Ecology and Conservation 14: e00389.* Check the data from this paper hereHighlighted as one of the influential conservation ecology papers of 2018! and Recommended by F1000!

9. Ferreira, C. & Delibes-Mateos, M. (2017). It’s time for a customer satisfaction service for scientific journals. The Journal of Brief Ideas. DOI: 10.5281/zenodo.840069.*

8. Le Pendu J. et al. (2017). Proposal for a unified classification system and nomenclature of lagoviruses. Journal of General Virology 98: 1658-1666. (IF: 2.838, Q2, Immunology and Microbiology / Virology)

7. Murray, D.L.; Peers, M.J.L.; Majchrzak, Y.N.; Wehtje, M.; Ferreira, C.; Pickles, R.S.A.; Row, J.R.; Thornton, D.H. (2017). Continental divide: Climate-mediated fragmentation of species distributions in the boreal forest. PLoS ONE 12(5): e0176706. (IF: 4.411, Q1, Multidisciplinary Sciences)* Covered by The Toronto Star!

6. Hudson L. et al. (2017). The database of the PREDICTS (Projecting Responses of Ecological Diversity In Changing Terrestrial Systems) Project. Ecology and Evolution. DOI: 10.1002/ece3.2579. (IF: 2.537, Q1, Ecology)*

5. Ferreira, C.; Ríos-Saldaña C.A. & Delibes-Mateos, M. (2016). Naturalists: Hail local fieldwork, not just global models. Nature, 534: 326. (IF: 38.138, Q1, Multidisciplinary Sciences)*

4. Ferreira, C., Bastille-Rousseau, G., Bennett, A., Ellington, H., Terwissen, C., Austin, C., Borlestean, A., Boudreau, M., Chan, K., Forsythe, A., Hossie, T., Landolt, K., Longhi, J., Otis, J.A., Peers, M., Rae, J., Seguin, J., Watt, C., Wehtje, M., Murray, D.L. (2016). The evolution of peer review as a basis for publication in ecology: Directional selection towards a robust discipline. Biological Reviews, 91: 597–610. (IF: 9.67, Q1, Biology)*

3. Murray, D.L., Majchrzak, Y.N., Peers, M.J.L., Wehtje, M., Ferreira, C., Pickles, R.S.A., Row, J.R., Thornton, D.H. (2015). Potential pitfalls of private initiatives in conservation planning: A case study from Canada’s boreal forest. Biological Conservation, 192: 174-180. (IF: 3.762, Q1, Environmental Science)*

2. Ferreira, C., Castro, F., Piorno, V., Barrio, I, Delibes-Mateos, M., Rouco, C., Mínguez, L.E., Aparicio, F., Blanco-Aguiar, J.A., Ramírez, E., Iriarte, C., Ríos-Saldaña C.A., Cañadilla, J., Arias de Reyna, L., Ferreras, P., Alves, P.C. & Villafuerte, R. (2015). Biometrical analysis reveals major differences between the two subspecies of the European rabbit. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society, 116(1): 106–116. (IF: 2.264, Q1, Evolutionary Biology)

1. Marques, S., Ferreira, C., Paupério, J., Silva, R., Lemos, A, & Alves, P.C. (2015). Coccidiosis in European rabbit (Oryctolagus cuniculus algirus) populations in the Iberian Peninsula. Acta Parasitologica, 60(2): 350–355. (IF: 0.905, Q3, Parasitology)

Scientific publications – Books and Book Chapters

4. Ferreira, C.C. & Klütsch, C. (eds). Closing the Knowledge-Implementation Gap in Conservation Science – Evidence Transfer across Spatiotemporal Scales and Different Stakeholders. Springer Publishers. To be released in 2019.*

3. Delibes-Mateos M.; Barrio I.C.; Barbosa A.M.; Martínez-Solano I.; Fa J.E. & Ferreira C.C. (in press) Rewilding and the risk of getting new, unwanted interactions. In: Pettorelli N., Du Toit J. & Durant S. (eds.) Rewilding [working title]. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge.*

2. Ferreira C.C., Alves P.C., Lourenço R. & Bencatel J. (2017). Lagomorfos (Lagomorpha). In: Bencatel J., Álvares F., Moura A.E. & Barbosa A.M. (eds.), Atlas de Mamíferos de Portugal, 1st Edition, pp. 146-151. Universidade de Évora, Portugal.

1. Álvares F.; Ferreira C.C.; Barbosa A.M.; Rosalino L.M.; Pedroso N.M. & Bencatel J. (2017). Carnívoros (Carnivora). In: Bencatel J., Álvares F., Moura A.E. & Barbosa A.M. (eds.), Atlas de Mamíferos de Portugal, 1st Edition, pp. 62-95. Universidade de Évora, Portugal.*

Communications at scientific meetings

11. Ferreira, C.C. & Klütsch, C. (2018). Recovering species at-risk in North America: transferring science-policy knowledge across borders. North American Congress for Conservation Biology (NACCB). Symposium. Toronto, Canada. July 21-26, 2018.

10. Ferreira, C.C. (2018). Drivers of delays in recovery planning of imperiled species. North American Congress for Conservation Biology (NACCB). Oral presentation. Toronto, Canada. July 21-26, 2018.

9. Barbosa, A.M.; Bencatel, J.; Moura, A.; Alves, P.C.; Alves, F.; Azevedo, J.M.V.; Brito, C.; Cabral, J.A.; Carvalho, A.; Carvalho, I.; Carvalho, J.; Cecchetti, A.; Correia, A.M.; Dinis, A.; Faustino, C.; Fernández, M.; Ferreira, C.C.; Ferreira, R.; Freitas, L.; Fonseca, C.; Gil, A.; González, L.; IFAW/MCR; Lourenço, R.; Machete, M.; Marques, J.T.; Martinho, F.; Medeiros, R.; Mira, A.; Paupério, J.; Pedroso, N.M.; Ribeiro, C.; Rosalino, L.M.; Vale-Gonçalves, H.; Santos, J.; Sillero, N.; Silva, H.; Silva, S.; Sousa-Pinto, I.; SPEA; Torres, R. & Álvares, F. (2018). Towards a more complete knowledge of mammal distributions in Europe: the atlas of Portuguese mammals. International Biogeography Society 2018 Meeting. Poster presentation. Évora, Portugal. March 20-24, 2018. PDF available hereAtlas_poster_IBS2018

8. Barbosa, A.M.; Bencatel, J.; Moura, A.; Alves, P.C.; Cabral, J.; Carvalho, J.; Ferreira, C.C.; Fonseca, C.; Mira, A.; Paupério, J.; Rosalino, L.M.; Vale-Gonçalves, H.; Santos, J.; Torres R. & Álvares, F. (2017). Hacia un conocimiento más completo de la distribución de mamíferos en la Península Ibérica: el atlas preliminar de los mamíferos de Portugal. 2017 SECEM Conference. Guadalajara, Spain. December 6-9, 2017. PDF available here: AMBarbosa_diapos_atlas_SECEM2017

7. Ferreira, C.; Szumski, C.M.; Terwissen, C.V.; Mastromonaco, G.F.; Roth, J.D. & Murray, D.L. (2017). Lynx critical thresholds to environmental stressors: An eco-physiological approach. ICCB 2017. Knowledge Cafe. Cartagena, Colombia. July 23-28, 2017.

6. Ferreira, C.; Andrén, H.; Linnell, J.D.C.; Palmer, S.; Revilla, E.; Travis, J.; Henle, K.; Murray, D.L. & Pe’er, G. (2017). Landscape connectivity for cat species: transcending structures, scales and climates. IP 12 Plenary Meeting on “Landscapes of the Future – Structure, Functions & Services”. Poster presentation. Leipzig, Germany. June 8, 2017.

5. Ferreira, C.; Andrén, H.; Linnell, J.D.C.; Palmer, S.; Revilla, E.; Travis, J.; Henle, K.; Murray, D.L. & Pe’er, G. (2017). Landscape connectivity for cat species: transcending structures, scales and climates. 2017 MCAA Conference and General Assembly. Poster presentation. Salamanca, Spain. March 24-25, 2017. PDF available here: Ferreira-et-al._poster_MCAA_final

4. Bencatel, J.; Ferreira, C.; Barbosa, A.M.; Rosalino, L.M. & Álvares, F. (2016). Research trends on wolves in Portugal: a bibliometric analysis and context of a large carnivore in the carnivore community. IV Iberian Wolf Congress. Poster presentation. Castelo Branco, Portugal. October 27-30, 2016. PDF available here: IV Congresso do Lobo_JBencatel_Poster

3. Ferreira, C.; Hossie, T.; Jenkins, D.; Wehtje, M.; Austin, C.; Boudreau, M.; Chan, K.; Clement, A.; Hrynyk, M.; Longhi, J.; MacFarlane, S.; Majchrzak, Y. N.; Otis, J.A.; Peers, M.J.L.; Rae, J.; Seguin, J.; Walker, S.; Watt, C.; Munday, A. & Murray, D.L. (2016). Investigating drivers of delays in Recovery Planning of imperiled species in Canada. CSEE meeting. Oral presentation. St. John’s – Newfoundland and Labrador, July 7-10, 2016. PDF available hereFerreira-et-al._CSEE_2016_talk

2. Ferreira, C.; Márquez, C.; Villafuerte, R.; Vargas, J.M.; Garrido, E.; Alves, P.C., Murray, D.L. & Ferreras, P. (2015). Historic review of predator control in the Iberian Peninsula. 27th International Congress for Conservation Biology and 4th European Congress for Conservation Biology. Poster Session. Montpellier – France, August 2-6, 2015. PDF available herePoster-ICCB-2015_GOOD-VERSION

1. Ferreira, C.*; Hossie, T.J.*; Austin, C.; Bastille-Rousseau, G.; Bennett, A.; Borlestean, A.; Boudreau, M.; Chan, K.; Clement, A.; Ellington, E.H.; Hrynyk, M.; Landolt, K.; Longhi, J.; MacFarlane, S.; Majchrzak, Y.; Otis, J.-A.; Peers, M.; Rae, J.; Seguin, J.; Szumski, C.; Terwissen, C.; Walker, S.; Watt, C. & Wehtje, M. (2015). Integrative Wildlife Conservation. Ontario and Canada Research Chairs Symposium, Poster Session. Toronto, Canada. April 1-2, 2015. PDF available herePoster_CRCSymposium_2015_final