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Fernando Santos

  • Master
  • Specialist Consultant
  • The Biodiversity Consultancy
  • 1PublicationsNumber of items in Fernando's My Publications folder on Mendeley.
  • 8Followers

Recent publications

  • Resgate de espécies vegetais dos campos ferruginosos em área de mineração - Mina de Minério de Ferro Capão Xavier, Nova Lima - MG

    • Mendonça M
    • Santos F
    • Jardim L

Professional experience

Specialist Consultant

The Biodiversity Consultancy

October 2015 - Present

Environmental Scientist

FL8 Meio Ambiente

July 2015 - Present


Golder Associates

August 2008 - October 2014(6 years)


Master in Plant Biology


March 2006 - March 2008(2 years)

Research interests

Endangered Plant SpeciesSpecies of ConcernCritical HabitatsEnvironmental compensation PoliciesBiodiversity and Ecosystem ServicesPlant EcologyBiodiversity ConservationRare plant speciesSeed germinationBiodiversity Offset


In the last years, has been participating in environmental studies in compliance with financing lending criteria, focusing on BES mitigation, critical habitat, ecosystem services and offsetting assessments. Has been also involved in environmental management and regulation studies to meet the new Brazilian Forest Code and offsetting policy. Currently, is working in Biodiversity Conservation projects in Brazil in partnership with international consultancies and his own company.


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