Enrique M. González

Enrique M. González

Senior Researcher - Base: Montevideo, Uruguay

Contact Details:

E-mail: emgonzalezuy@gmail.com
Address: Sección Mamíferos
Museo Nacional de Historia Natural
25 de Mayo 582, CP 11.000, Montevideo, Uruguay

Enrique is the Chairman of the Mammals Section of the National Museum of Natural History of Uruguay and is Member of the Bats Specialist Group of IUCN. He founded the NGO Vida Silvestre Uruguay in 1995 and was its Executive Director until 2003. His scientific publications include about 50 articles and chapters, mostly about South American mammals, but also on protected areas, birds and herps. He has authored three books about Uruguayan mammals and birds. Regarding owls, he has published five papers related to mammals in owl pellets and owl foraging, and currently is working with students on a large sample of owl pellets gathered in Uruguay during the last 15 years.