OUTREACH

TALKS

2021. Ana Benítez-López. Quantifying defaunation and impaired ecosystem functioning in tropical forests. EBD Seminar, Estación Biológica de Doñana (EBD-CSIC). (8 April 2021).
2021. Ana Benítez-López. Defaunación y efectos cascada en el Antropoceno: erosión ecológica en bosques tropicales. Instituto de Ecología, Universidad Autónoma de México (UNAM, Mexico). (26 March 2021).
2021. Ana Benítez-López. Cuantificando la defaunación y la pérdida de funciones ecosistémicas en bosques tropicales. e-seminar for the Programa de Doctorado de Biología Integrativa. University of Sevilla, Spain (4 March 2021).
2021. Ana Benítez-López. Quantifying defaunation and impaired ecosystem functioning in tropical forests. Ecology and Conservation e-seminar. University of Sheffield, UK (23 February 2021).
2021. Ana Benítez-López. Defaunation and trophic cascading in the Anthropocene: Ecological erosion in the tropics. CBCS e-seminar, University of Queensland, Australia (19 January 2021).
2018. Ana Benítez-López. Predicting hotspots of hunting-induced defaunation in the tropics. Seminar on Wildlife crime: from source to market. Future for Nature Academy. Wageningen University, the Netherlands (24 August 2018).
2018. Ana Benítez-López. Roads, human accessibility and hunting-induced defaunation. Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden (27 February 2018).
2017. Ana Benítez-López. Modelling human-induced species declines at large scale. Humboldt-University Berlin, Germany (15 October 2017).
2017. Ana Benítez-López. Quantifying hunting-induced defaunation across the tropics. Utrecht Sustainability lecture: Impact of land use change and hunting on biodiversity. Utrecht University (14 September 2017)

RADIO INTERVIEWS

¿Por qué la caza furtiva mueve tanto dinero como el oro o las drogas?

by Ana Benítez (Entrevista Radio Euskadi)

NEWSPAPERS

MEDIA COVERAGE

Media coverage - Plos Biol (May 2019)

 

Eurekalert (press release):
https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2019-05/p-hrf050719.php 

RTL Nieuws (NL):
https://www.rtlnieuws.nl/nieuws/nederland/artikel/4713031/gevolgen-van-de-jacht-aantal-zoogdieren-met-40-procent-gedaald

Scientas (NL):
https://www.scientias.nl/de-jacht-zorgt-voor-flinke-afname-van-het-aantal-tropische-dieren/

World Pro News (GER):
http://de.worldpronews.com/11805/3335/109/d578607fe5fe4158d55b45cd2b967fd24a29ffd1

Focus (GER):
https://www.focus.de/wissen/natur/tropen-jagddruck-gefaehrdet-saeugetiere_id_10714055.html

Scinexx (GER):
https://www.scinexx.de/news/biowissen/tropen-jagddruck-gefaehrdet-saeugetiere/

IPS News (BEL):
https://www.ipsnews.be/artikel/meer-dan-helft-van-tropische-gebieden-onder-druk-door-jacht

Down to Earth (International):
https://www.downtoearth.org.in/news/forests/hunting-has-affected-more-than-half-of-tropical-forests-study-64543

Weekend Knack (BEL):
https://weekend.knack.be/lifestyle/reizen/natuur/meer-dan-helft-van-de-tropische-wouden-bedreigd-door-jacht/article-news-1464243.html?cookie_check=1558006533

Info Sur Hoy:
https://infosurhoy.com/cocoon/saii/xhtml/en_GB/news/widespread-hunting-blamed-for-huge-declines-in-jaguars-leopards-elephants-and-rhinos/

Enn:
https://www.enn.com/articles/58018-scientists-estimate-that-half-of-tropical-forests-is-under-hunting-pressure

Vice (USA):
https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/8xz883/hunting-is-killing-off-40-of-large-mammals-even-in-pristine-forests

Long Room (USA):
https://www.longroom.com/discussion/1485131/hunting-responsible-for-mammal-declines-in-half-of-intact-tropical-forests

Phys (ENG):
https://phys.org/news/2019-05-responsible-mammal-declines-intact-tropical.html

Cosmos Magazine (AUS):
https://cosmosmagazine.com/biology/hunting-by-humans-takes-huge-toll-in-pristine-forests

Inews (UK):
https://inews.co.uk/news/environment/hunting-in-tropical-forests-is-causing-severe-declines-in-jaguars-and-leopards/

Eurasia Review:
https://www.eurasiareview.com/16052019-hunting-responsible-for-mammal-declines-in-half-of-intact-tropical-forests/

Agencia Sinc (SP):
https://www.agenciasinc.es/Noticias/La-caza-se-ceba-con-los-mamiferos-de-los-bosques-tropicales-intactos

Hipertextual (SP):
https://hipertextual.com/2019/05/caza-indiscriminada-zonas-mas-remotas-planeta

Noticias de la Ciencia (SP):
https://noticiasdelaciencia.com/art/32717/la-caza-esta-reduciendo-en-un-40-las-poblaciones-de-grandes-mamiferos-en-los-bosques-tropicales-inalterados

El Tiempo (CO):
https://www.eltiempo.com/vida/medio-ambiente/la-caza-pone-en-peligro-a-casi-la-mitad-de-mamiferos-361550

Montevideo (UR):
https://www.montevideo.com.uy/Ciencia-y-Tecnologia/La-caza-acabara-con-el-40-de-los-grandes-mamiferos-de-las-areas-tropicales-uc718370

Pagina 12 (AR):
https://www.pagina12.com.ar/193791-grandes-mamiferos-en-riesgo-de-extincion

Science Daily:
https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/05/190515175435.htm

ABC (SP):
https://www.abc.es/natural/biodiversidad/abci-caza-acabara-40-por-ciento-grandes-mamiferos-areas-tropicales-201905161106_noticia.html

Le Monde (FR):
https://www.lemonde.fr/planete/article/2019/05/14/la-chasse-vide-les-forets-tropicales-de-leurs-mammiferes_5462087_3244.html

Independent (UK):
https://www.independent.co.uk/environment/hunting-40-per-cent-decline-large-mammals-tropical-forests-a8913096.html

La Sexta (SP):
https://www.lasexta.com/tecnologia-tecnoxplora/sinc/caza-ceba-mamiferos-bosques-tropicales-intactos_201905145cdb09e40cf2feaf95d43499.html

Vox Web (NL):
https://www.voxweb.nl/nieuws/jacht-leidt-tot-steeds-minder-jungledieren

El País (SP):
https://elpais.com/elpais/2019/05/14/ciencia/1557821475_820513.html

Yahoo News:
https://in.news.yahoo.com/tropical-forests-empty-illegal-hunting-170005456.html?guccounter=1

CS Monitor (mentioned within the article):
https://www.csmonitor.com/Environment/2019/0514/So-1-million-species-are-at-risk-of-extinction.-Now-what

 

RADIO (Podcasts)

 

Forschung aktuell, Deutschlandfunk
Podcast:
https://www.deutschlandfunk.de/forschung-aktuell.675.de.html

Transcript:
https://www.deutschlandfunk.de/tropische-waelder-jagd-dezimiert-zahl-der-saeugetiere.676.de.html?dram:article_id=449656

Westdeutscher Rundfunk (WDR) – Alexandra Hostert

La Noche de Cope: Beatriz Perez Otín (21 Mayo, 21:15)