Pedro Leitão's publications

Peer reviewed papers

  • Leitão, P.J., Moreira, F & Osborne, P.E. (in press) Breeding habitat selection by steppe birds in Castro Verde: a remote sensing and advanced statistics approach. Ardeola.
  • Leitão, P.J., Moreira, F & Osborne, P.E. (in press) Effects of geographical data sampling bias on habitat models of species distributions: a case-study with steppe birds in southern Portugal. International Journal of Geographical Information Science.
  • Osborne, P.E. & Leitão, P.J. (2009) Effects of misregistered data on species distribution models. Diversity and Distributions. 15 (4): 671-681.
  • Moreira, F., Leitão, P.J., Morgado, R., Alcazar, R., Cardoso, A., Carrapato, C., Delgado, A., Geraldes, P., Gordinho, L., Henriques, I., Lecoq, M., Leitão, D., Marques, A.T., Pedroso, R., Prego, I., Reino, L., Rocha, P., Tomé, T. & Osbore, P.E. (2007) Spatial distribution patterns, habitat correlates and population estimates of steppe birds in Castro Verde. Airo, 17: 5-30.
  • Trainor, C.R. & Leitão, P.J. (2007) Birds of Ataúro Island, Timor-Leste (East Timor): further significant records. Forktail, 23: 155-158.
  • Sousa, J.P., Gama, M.M. da, Pinto, C., Keating, A., Calhôa, C., Lemos, M., Castro, C., Luz, T., Leitão, P. & Dias, S. (2004) Effects of land-use on Collembola diversity patterns in Mediterranean landscape. Pedobiologia, 48: 609-622.

Book chapters

  • Osborne, P.E. & Leitão, P.J. (in press). Species approaches to conservation in biogeography, In: Blumler, M., MacDonald, G., Millington, A. & Schickhoff, U. (Eds.) Handbook of Biogeography. Sage Publications, London, UK.

Thesis

  • Leitão, P.J.P. (2008). Improving species distribution models to describe steppe bird occurrence patterns and habitat selection in southern Portugal. Doctoral Thesis. Faculty of Engineering, Sciences and Mathematics, University of Southampton.
  • Leitão, P.J.P. (2000). Ikonos and aerial photography scale landscape metrics for modelling farmland bird populations. Master of Sciences Thesis. Faculty of Social Sciences and Law, University of Aberdeen.
  • Leitão, P.J.P. (1997). Calculation of the tidal prism of the Mira estuary, through the use of remote sensing techniques. Licenciate Degree Report. Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

Aktuelle Publikationen

Das Ende der Nacht

Das Ende der Nacht: Lichtsmog: Gefahren - Perspektiven - Lösungen, 2nd Edition, Thomas Posch (Editor), Franz Hölker (Editor), Thomas Uhlmann (Editor), Anja Freyhoff (Editor), ISBN: 978-3-527-41179-5

Naturschutz Sachsen-Anhalt

Fisheries and Fish-eating Vertebrates as a Model Case
Series: Environmental Science and Engineering
Subseries: Environmental Science
Klenke, R.A.; Ring, I.; Kranz, A.; Jepsen, N.; Rauschmayer, F.; Henle, K. (Eds.)
2013, XIV, 347 p. 64 illus., 36 in color.

http://www.sciencemag.org/content/331/6021/1139.summary

Carsten Neßhöver zeigt anhand von Fallbeispielen und wissenschaftlichen Fakten auf, warum Biodiversität unsere wertvollste Ressource ist - und was wir tun müssen, um sie zu schützen. Verlag Herder, 208 Seiten, kartoniert, ISBN 978-3-451-06598-9, €9,99

PRESS report 2011

Nie zuvor wurde die Vielfalt des Lebens so anschaulich und zugleich mit so viel Fachwissen dargestellt wie in diesem Buch. Die besten Biodiversitätsforscher Deutschlands erklären dem Leser das Was, Wie und Warum der Biodiversität in diesem unterhaltsamen Lesebuch.
2012. XV, 246 Pages, Hardcover, ISBN 978-3-527-33212-0 - Wiley-VCH, €24.90

JAX, K. (Ed.)(2010): Ecosystem functioning Cambridge Univ. Press, Cambridge, 272 S.

JAX, K. (2010): Ecosystem functioning. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, 272 S.

BIODIVERSITY AND CONSERVATION Volume 20, Number 5, 1057-1072, DOI: 10.1007/s10531-011-0015-2

Effects of species turnover on reserve site selection in a fragmented landscape - Birgit Felinks, Renata Pardini, Marianna Dixo, Klaus Follner, Jean P. Metzger und Klaus Henle

BRECKLING, B., PE'ER, G. & Y.G. MATSINOS (2011). Cellular Automata in Ecological Modelling. In: JOPP, F., REUTER, H., BRECKLING, B. (Eds.): Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics.  Springer: 105-117.

BRECKLING, B., PE'ER, G. & Y.G. MATSINOS (2011). Cellular Automata in Ecological Modelling. In: JOPP, F., REUTER, H., BRECKLING, B. (Eds.): Modelling Complex Ecological Dynamics. Springer: 105-117.