About Luca

  • Academic Level Master’s Degree
  • Age 28 - 32 Years

Education

Experience

  • 2018 - 2018
    Primate and Predator Project

    FIELD – WORK RESEARCHER

    Following habituated troops of samango monkeys from dawn to dusk and taking behavioural data through scan and focal sampling. Taking vegetation plot and phenology data (vegetation sampling, counting leaves, fruits, flowers, and seed pods on marked trees and recording core data such as tree diameter at breast height). Sorting and tagging species from camera images using Software DigiKam.

  • 2015 - 2018
    Elephant Seal Research Group

    FIELD-­‐WORK RESEARCHER

    Research on southern elephant seals for the study on the social organization of female southern elephant seals (Mirounga leonina) of Sea Lion Island (Falklands Islands), during their breeding season, including: observational studies, animal tagging, animal marking, photos, videos. Research on predatory behaviour of orcas (Orcinus orcas), including: observational studies, photo, photo identification, video.