Henrique Azevedo Pereira

Senior Researcher
PhD in Biology (UA, 2010)

Work Line 2: Risk Management

As a Master in Ecology (UC, 2004) and PhD in Biology (UA, 2010) by the University of Aveiro, Henrique has acquired competences in the areas of aquatic and soil ecology and ecotoxicology. He was a Researcher and Science Manager of the Center for Functional Ecology (UC), and has a broad record of Science dissemination and awareness activities. His current research interests focus mainly on forest pests and diseases, risk assessment of pesticides on non-target arthropods, in terrestrial ecology and in ecosystem services (namely pollination).

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Áreas de interesse:

Pests and diseases, Ecotoxicology, Ecology, Pollination


Title: Monitoring the effects of field exposure of acetamiprid to honey bee colonies in Eucalyptus monoculture plantations

Year: 2022

Authors: Domingues, C., Sarmento, A., Capela, N., Costa, J., Mina, R.R., Alves da Silva, A., Reis, A., Valente, C., Malaspina, O., Azevedo-Pereira, H., Sousa, J.

Journal: Science of the Total Environment


Title: Exposure and risk assessment of acetamiprid in honey bee colonies under a real exposure scenario in Eucalyptus sp. landscapes

Year: 2022

Authors: Capela, N., Xu, M., Simões, S., Azevedo-Pereira, H., Peters, J., Sousa, J.

Journal: Science of The Total Environment


Title: Local and landscape effects on the occurrence and abundance of the Eucalyptus weevil Gonipterus platensis (Coleoptera: Curculionidae).

Year: 2021

Authors: Ceia, R., Faria, N., Lopes, P., Alves, J., Alves da Silva, A., Valente, C., Gonçalves, C., Mata, V., Santos, S., Azevedo-Pereira, H., Sousa, J., da Silva, L.

Journal: Forest Ecology and Management