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Behavioural Ecology Group Faculty of Biology and Earth Sciences Jagiellonian University
keywords: environment, behavioural ecology, entomological report, simulations of dispersal, ecology
offer number: 26
research topics:
  • metapopulation functioning with butterflies as a model species.
test equipment:
  • optical microscope Nikon Eclipse E600 with adapter for digital camera;
  • loupe Nikon SMZ 1000 with adapter for digital camera;
  • loupe Nikon 1500 with adapter for digital camera;
  • analytical balance Mettler Toledo AG 285 with an accuracy of 0.01 / 01 mg.
comercial research:
  • biodiversity surveys and monitoring;
  • species population size estimation;
  • analyses of population dynamics;
  • analyses and simulations of dispersal;
  • mapping and spatial structure assessment for habitats.

Methods and research techniques:

  • mark-release-recapture data analysis models (MARK software);
  • virtual Migration model (VM2 software);
  • GIS analyses (Idrisi software).
experience / references / projects:
  • entomological report concerning the Slavikovy ostrowy locality (for CSConsult CZ s.r.o., Czech Republic, completed: 13.04.2005);
  • report on the survey and valorisation of natural values of the natura 2000 site „Dębnicko-Tyniecki Obszar Łąkowy” (for Kraków City Park Sp. z o.o., completed: 03.10.2008);
  • proposal of the nature 2000 sites „Torfowisko Wielkie Błoto” and „Łąki Nowohuckie” (for Polish Ministry of Environmnet, completed: 31.10.2008);
  • preparation of digital maps of the nature conservation priorities in the area potentially affected by the Kraków City Park project (for Kraków City Park Sp. z o.o., completed: 05.03.2009);
  • consultations on biodiversity-related ascpects of the environmental impact assessment report concerning the Kraków City Park development project, with a special focus on its conservation programme and environmental education programme (completed: 10.09.2009);
  • statistical analysis of entomological data from the Lower Elbe Plain region (completed: 20.12.2009);
  • survey of the populations of protected butterfly species occurring at the vicinity of the Natura 2000 site „Dolina rzeki Gróbki” (completed: 31.08.2010);
  • report on the characteristics of the population of the dryad Minois dryas in the Skołczanka nature reserve in 2010 (for: Regional Directorate for Environmental Protection in Kraków, completed: 31.08.2010);
  • assessment of the conservation status of entomofauna protected in the Nature 2000 site PLH120080 „Torfowisko Wielkie Błoto” (completed: 07.09.2012).
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