WORKSHOPS
*** SOUND RECORDING AND ANALYSIS WORKSHOP (25/7 – 1/8) ***
*** BIRD BANDING, MOLT, AND PLUMAGE ANALYSIS WORKSHOP (26/7 – 1/8) ***
MINI-COURSES

Mini-courses (workshops) are one or two-day activities, taking place on the weekend prior to the official opening of the meeting (18, 19 July). Mini-courses will be held at INPA – Instituto Nacional de Pesquisas da Amazônia (unless differently stated in the program).

Registration is now open!

How to register:  Your name will be automatically added to the course list after you do the payment. To do the payment use the PayPal buttons that are available for each mini-course.

Important: If the person that paid is not the same person that will attend the course, please let us know by sending an e-mail to noc.cbo2015@gmail.com with the payment invoice and the name of the person that will attend  the course (make sure you write mini-course in the subject).

 

MINI-COURSES NOC-CBO 2015

full description of mini-courses~

MC1 – Soundscape and automated species identification of birds, frogs, insects, and monkeys from audio recordings using ARBIMON II software

Mitchell Aide – Professor at University of Puerto Rico

Marconi Cerqueira – Ph.D. candidate University of Puerto Rico

When: 18 -19 July (16 hours)

Language: Portuguese and/or English

 Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$75)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$150)




 

MC2- Application of network theory in ornithological studies

Karl Mokross – UNESP, Rio Claro

When: 18 July (8 hours)

Language: English

Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC3- Introduction to occupancy modeling in R

Viviana Ruiz-Gutierrez – Senior Scientist, Bird Conservation of the Rockies, Colorado

Katherine Arauz – Msc. Pela CATIE, Costa Rica

When: 19 July (8 hours)

Languages: Spanish and English

Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC4- Introdução à modelagem de distribuição de espécies

Marcelo Augusto dos Santos Junior – Msc. em Ecologia, INPA

Fernando Oliveira Figueiredo – Doutorando em Ecologia, INPA

When: 18 -19 July (16 hours)

Language: Portuguese

 Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$75)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$150)




 

MC5- Espectrofotometria e análises de coloração de aves

Fernando Henrique Teófilo – Doutorando em Ecologia, INPA

Diana Rojas

When: 18 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese and Spanish.

 

 

MC6- Ornitologia de campo: captura, marcação, mensuração e coleta de tecidos

Marco Aurélio da Silva – Técnico da Coleção de Aves, INPA

Mariana Tolentino – Msc. em Ecologia, INPA

When: 17-19 July (16 hours)

Where: Estação Experimental de Silvicultura Tropical (located north of Manaus, Km 45 of BR-174)

Language: Portuguese

 

MC7- Wildlife Radio-telemetry: Theory and Applications in Ornithological Research

Thomas H. White, Jr. – U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service – Puerto Rican Parrot Recovery Program

Whem: 19 July (8 hours)

Language: English

Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC8- Bird movement, home range and habitat use: definitions, data collection, analysis and relevance for conservation and management actions

Juliana Recheleto – PhD candidate University JCU – CSIRO (TLJV) Queensland, Australia

When: 19 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese and/or English

 Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC9- Introdução ao comportamento de Aves

Mariane Bosholn – Msc. em Ecologia INPA

When: 18 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese, English or Spanish

 Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC10- Shorebirds in the 21st Century: Novel research methodologies and future directions

Alexander Lees – Museu Paraense Emílio Goeldi

Angelo Scherer and Janete Scherer – UNISINOS

Bianca Vieira – University of Glasgow

When: 19 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese (with possibility of comments and translations in English and Spanish according to the public).

 

 

MC11- Estratégias gerais para análises de dados ornitológicos

Sérgio Henrique Borges – INPA, Dr. em Zoologia pelo Museu Emílio Goeldi, Belem

When: 18 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese

 

 

MC12- Bird communities & environmental impacts: Design, Methods and Examples

Luiz Mestre – Professor at Universidade Federal do Paraná

When: 19 July (8 hours)

Language: Portugueses and/or English

 Registration fee:

Non-brazilian residents (US$50)




 

Brazilian residents only (R$100)




 

MC13- Ilustração Zoológica em Mídia Digital

Gabriel Rosa – Doutorando no Programa de Pós-Graduação em Ciências Biológicas – Universidade Estadual de Londrina

When: 18 July (8 hours)

Language: Portuguese