eloy revilla eloy revilla

I am a CSIC tenured researcher working on a range on topics related with ecology and conservation biology. In this pages you can have an idea on the things I do...

Department of Conservation Biology, Estación Biológica de Doñana CSIC, Calle Américo Vespucio s/n, E-41092 Sevilla, Spain

revilla@ebd.csic.es  http://www.ebd.csic.es/web/revilla
telf (+34) 954 232 340 (ext 1112) fax (+34) 954 62 1125
Google scholar | Researcher ID | Ecologia y Conservación (Facebook)

"For no relation in the world is linear for long" K.E. Boulding
"A day without laughter is a day wasted" C. Chaplin
(Make yourself non-linear, smile!)

(photo by Xabier Vázquez Pumariño)

recent publications recent publications

de Gabriel, Roa I, Fernández-Gil J, Juan J, Fuertes B, Reguera B, Revilla E. Changes in weather conditions favor generalist over specialist species in rear-edge alpine bird communities in a global warming context. Ecosphere in press

Bautista C, Revilla E, Berezowska-Cnota T, Fernández N, Naves J, Selva N. Unraveling patterns of wildlife damage to livestock at multiple nested scales Proceedings of the Royal Society B in press

Morales-González A, Fernández-Gil A, Quevedo M, Revilla E (2021) Patterns and determinants of dispersal in grey wolves (Canis lupus). Biological Reviews 00:000-000 https://doi.org/10.1111/brv.12807 

Jiménez-Albarral JJ, Urra F, Jubete F, Román J, Revilla E, Palomares F (2021) Abundance and use pattern of wildcats of ancient human-modified cattle pastures in northern Iberian Peninsula. European Journal of Wildlife Research 67, 94. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10344-021-01533-y  

Quiles Tundidor P, Ascensão F, D'Amico M, Revilla E, Barrientos R. (2021) Are road-kills representative of wildlife community obtained from atlas data?. Hystrix, the Italian Journal of Mammalogy 32:89-94. https://doi.org/10.4404/hystrix-00396-2020 

de Gabriel Hernando M, Fernández-Gil J, Roa I, Juan J, Ortega F, de la Calzada F, Revilla E (2021). Warming threatens habitat suitability and breeding occupancy of rear-edge alpine bird specialists. Ecography 44:1-14 https://doi.org/10.1111/ecog.05593 

Ruiz-Villar H, Jubete F, Revilla E, Román J, Urra F, López-Bao JV, Palomares F (2021). Like cat and fox: diurnal interactions between two sympatric carnivores in pastoral landscapes of NW Spain. European Journal of Wildlife Research, 67:16.  https://doi.org/10.1007/s10344-021-01469-3  

Penteriani V, Karamanlidis AA, Ordiz A, Ciucci P, Boitani L, Bertorell G, Zarzo-Arias A, Bombieri G, González Bernardo E, Morini P, Pinchera F, Fernández N, Mateo-Sánchez MC, Revilla E, de Gabriel Hernando M, Mertzanis G, Melletti M (2021) Bears in human-modified landscapes: The case studies of the Cantabrian, Apennine, and Pindos mountains. Pp: 260-272. In: Bears of the World, V Penteriani, M Melletti (Eds). Cambridge University Press ISBN-13: 978-1108483520; ISBN-10: 1108483526 

Penteriani V, Bombieri G, Delgado MM, Sharp T, Yamazaki K, Bargali HS, Dharaiya N, Jangid AK, Sharma RK, Lamichhane BR, Ratnayeke S, Seryodkin I, Palei HS, Subedi A, Ambarli H, Fedriani JM, Garrote PJ, Jerina K, Kojola I, Krofel M, Mardaraj P, Melletti M, Ordiz A, Pedrini P, Revilla E, Russo LF, Sahlén V, Servheen C, Støen O-G, Swenson JE, Smith T. (2021) Patterns of bear attacks on humans, factors triggering risky scenarios and how to reduce them. Pp: 239-249. In: Bears of the World, V Penteriani, M Melletti (Eds). Cambridge University Press ISBN-13: 978-1108483520; ISBN-10: 1108483526

Krofel M, Elfström M, Ambarl? H, Bombieri G, González Bernardo E, Jerina K, Laguna A, Penteriani V, Phillips JP, Selva N, Wilson SM, Zarzo-Arias A, Groff C, Huber D, Karamanlidis AA, Mertzanis G, Revilla E, Bautista C. (2021) Human-bear conflicts at the beginning of the Twenty-first century: Patterns, determinants and mitigation measures.  Pp: 213-226. In: Bears of the World, V Penteriani, M Melletti (Eds). Cambridge University Press ISBN-13: 978-1108483520; ISBN-10: 1108483526

Périquet, S, H Fritz, E Revilla, DW Macdonald, AJ Loveridge, G Mtare, M Valeix. (2021). Dynamic interactions between apex predators reveal contrasting seasonal attraction patterns. Oecologia 195:51–63 doi: 10.1007/s00442-020-04802-w

Revilla E, Rámos-Fernández D, Fernández-Gil A, Sergiel A, Selva N, Naves J (2021)  Brown bear communication hubs: Patterns and correlates of tree rubbing and pedal marking at a long term marking site. PeerJ 9:e10447 DOI: doi.org/10.7717/peerj.10447

Rodríguez A, Urra F, Jubete F, Román J, Revilla E, Palomares F. Spatial segregation between Red foxes (Vulpes vulpes), European wildcats (Felis silvestris) and domestic cats (Felis catus) in pastures in a livestock area of Northern Spain. Diversity 2020, 12(7), 268.  doi: 10.3390/d12070268  

Moreno llorca R, Méndez PF, Ros-Candeira A,  Alcaraz-Segura D, Santamaría L,  Ramos-Ridao AR, Revilla E, Bonet-García FJ, Vaz AS (2020). Evaluating tourist profiles and nature-based experiences in Biosphere Reserves using Flickr: Matches and mismatches between online social surveys and photo content analysis. Science of the Total Environment 737: 140067. doi: 10.1016/j.scitotenv.2020.140067

Ascensão F, Branquinho C, Revilla E. (2020) Cars as tools for biodiversity monitoring and conservation. Nature Electronics 3: 295–297. doi: 10.1038/s41928-020-0430-z

Fernández-Gil A, Quevedo M, Barrientos L, Nuño A, Naves J, de Gabriel M, Ordiz A, Revilla E (2020) Pack size in humanized landscapes: The Iberian wolf population. Wildlife Biology: wlb.00594. 9pp doi: 10.2981/wlb.00594

Moleon M, JA Sánchez-Zapata, JA Donázar, E Revilla, B Martín-López, C Gutiérrez-Cánovas, WM Getz, Z Morales-Reyes, A Campos-Arceiz, LB Crowder, M Galetti, M González-Suárez, F He, P Jordano, R Lewison, R Naidoo, N Owen-Smith, N Selva, J-C Svenning, JL Tella, C Zarfl, SC Jähnig, MW Hayward, S Faurby, N García, AD Barnosky, K Tockner (2020) Rethinking megafauna Proc Royal Soc B 287: 20192643. doi: 10.1098/rspb.2019.2643

Gutiérrez-Expósito C, Revilla E, Clavero M (2020) Vanishing wildlife in populated areas: the demise of the Andalusian buttonquail. Journal of Ornithology 161:759–768 doi: 10.1007/s10336-020-01771-y

Gutiérrez-Expósito C, García-Gorria R, Qninba A, Clavero M, Revilla E (2020). Breeding ecology of the Andalusian Buttonquail (Turnix sylvaticus sylvaticus). Ostrich 91:75-82 doi: 10.2989/00306525.2020.1712665 

Vaz AS, RA Moreno?Llorca, JF Gonçalves, JR Vicente, PF Méndez, E Revilla, L Santamaria, FJ Bonet?García, JP Honrado, D Alcaraz?Segura (2020) Digital conservation in biosphere reserves: Earth observations, social media, and nature's cultural contributions to people. Conservation Letters e12704 doi: 10.1111/conl.12704

Revilla E (2020). Individual and agent-based models in population ecology and conservation biology. Pp: 237-260  In: Population Ecology in Practice. First Edition. Eds Murray DL, Sandercock BK. Wiley-Blackwell, Hoboken, New Jersey. 472pp ISBN/ISSN: 0470674148, 9780470674147

academic & professional history academic & professional history

2009 – present: Investigador Científico CSIC (yet another kind of AP). Departamento de Biología de la Conservación, Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC
2006 – 2009: Científico Titular (kind-of Associate Professor). Departamento de Biología de la Conservación, Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC
2006 – 2007: Research Fellow. Institute for Advanced Studies, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel
2004 – 2006: Investigador Ramón y Cajal. Departamento de Biología Aplicada, Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC
2003 – 2003: Investigador I3P. Departamento de Biología Aplicada, Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC
2002 – 2003: Postdoc. Departamento de Biología Aplicada, Estación Biológica de Doñana-CSIC
2000 – 2002. Marie Curie Individual Fellow (European Commission). Department of Ecological Modelling, UFZ, Umweltforschungszentrum Leipzig-Halle GmbH, Leipzig, Germany
1999 – 2000: Guest Scientist Fellow. Department of Ecological Modelling, UFZ, Umweltforschungszentrum, Leipzig-Halle GmbH, Leipzig, Germany
1995 – 1998: PhD in Biology (FPU Fellow), University of León, Spain: "Social organization of Eurasian badgers in Doñana".
1989 – 1994: Degree in Biology. University of León, Spain


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