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Dr. Ilias Karmiris 

Researcher


Hellenic Agricultural Organization - Demeter
Forest Research Institute
Vasilika 570 06, Thessaloniki
 
Tel.: 2310 461 172 & 3,  2310 461 411,  2310 461 637 (ext. 241)
Fax: 2310 461 341
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Education

  • Bachelor Degree School of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, (1998).
  • M.Sc. Thesis, “Post-release behavior of intensive-reared European hares (Lepus europaeus)” School of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, (2002).
  • Ph.D. Dissertation, “Influences of livestock grazing intensity on the diet composition and the behaviour of herbivores”, School of Forestry and Natural Environment, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, (2006).
  • International Intensive Seminar: Mountain Forest for Production and Protection, Austria (Innsbruck - Galtür), Italy (Burgeiss - Alto Adige) and Switzerland (Offenpass Area), University of Agricultural Sciences of Vienna, BOKU, (2002).

  

Award - Scholarships

  • Scholarship and Award, Bachelor Degree, State Scholarships Foundation – IKY, 1995-96 training year.
  • Scholarship, M.Sc. Thesis, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, (2000).
  • Scholarship of Excellence, Ph.D. Dissertation, Research Committee, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2004).
  • Scholarship of Excellence, Postdoctoral Research, Research Committee, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki (2011).

 

Postdoctoral Research

  • Effect of hunting on aquatic avian species, (2006 - 2008).
  • System of environmental and sustainability indicators for Thessaloniki, (2006 - 2008).
  • Habitat improvement for European hare and mountain partridge by sowing appropriate plant species, (2008 - 2009).
  • Creation of biodiversity database on terrestrial and fresh water habitats in Greece, (2009).
  • Restoration of post-fire vegetation in broadleaved shrublands, (2009 - 2010).
  • Study on the impact of climate change on forest ecosystems, (2010 - 2011).
  • Impacts of natural and anthropogenic factors on the behavior of herbivores (2011). 
  • LIFE10NAT / GR / 638 Safeguarding the Lesser White - fronted Goose Fennoscandian population at key staging and wintering sites within the European flyway, (2012 - 2016).
  • Multiple management of wet meadows for the benefit of livestock farming and wildlife conservation. AGROetak, Forest Research Institute, (2014 - 2015).

 

Position in FRI

Ecology and Management of Grazing Lands

 

 

Research Interests

  • Multiple management of grazing lands
  • Behavior and nutrition of herbivores
  • Livestock - wild herbivores interactions
  • Plant - animal interactions
  • Restoration of disturbed areas
  • Impact of anthropogenic activities and climate change on grazing lands and herbivores

 

 

Publications