“MY WORK IS MY PASSION”
Born in Asti, graduated in Environmental Biology, with a Master in Management of Museum activities, since 2017 I have been working as a freelancer.
For many years I specialized as a Consultant, Trainer and Researcher in the local section of the LIPU (Italian Bird Protection League).
I carry out tasks of:
Consulting: Environmental Impact Assessments, Incidence Assessments, Environmental Monitoring, Rural Development Plan (RDP) and Environmental Education.
Training: I organize training courses for Associations in Environmental, Education and Research.
Free-lance research: I carry out scientific research assignments.
A FEW WORDS ABOUT ME …
I contrattistingue for the professionalism acquired over many years of experience in the field natiralistico and consulting with the local NGO.
Passion is a very important element for loving your job, and being passionate and enthusiastic about what you do, giving meaning to the job and making it more important.
Reliability … and seriousness, from the conception to the final realization of the project.
CURRICULUM AND PUBLICATIONS
LIPU ONLUS Asti | from JUNE 2009 to FEBRUARY 2015 and subsequently from SEPTEMBER 2015 to SEPTEMBER 2017
Development of annual projects, as regards environmental education for schools. The projects involve around 500 pupils of all levels of education, personally viewed and accompanied in the various activities carried out by the non-profit organization.
Developer of scientific research projects: I create, manage and operate in projects for the census and the protection of the species of the territory and beyond. Together with my collaborators, I developed the project “census of anuran amphibians on the hill of Tigliole d’Asti” obtaining interested results.
Naturalistic communicator at the headquarters of the association which is located within an oasis of hunting protection where, in a private area of about 6 hectares, I manage a Wildlife Recovery Center, where they are recovered and cared for every year, about 600 individuals, of different species.
Technical Rapporteur for the RDP – Preparation of technical reports for the installation of artificial nests RDP (2007-2013) and censuses of the birdlife.
SKUA NATURE Snc | FROM MARCH 2015 TO JULY 2015
Management of private reserves in the naturalistic field mainly abroad (Spain and Romania); crew management and staff training. Working pro-actively, I tried to achieve the goals proposed by the company.
Above-places for the identification of new nature trails to be addressed with customers.
Tour-leadering and nature guide inside the reserves.
Management of group or tour bookings for individuals.
Natural Sciences Museum of the University of Pavia FROM MAZRO 2014 TO OCTOBER 2014
Cataloging of the entomology collection of Prof. Mario Pavan: Determination of individuals of Heteroptera not yet determined. Reorganization of the Heteroptera group of various historical collections of the Museum. Reorganization of the entire historical collection of Insects Emitteri family, by Prof. Mario Pavan.
2018 | University of Turin | MAGISTRAL DEGREE in ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY (LM-6). 100/110 rating. Thesis: “Habitat use and potential mismatch between the prey of choice and two populations of aplino chough (Phyrrocorrax graculus)
2017 | AICA | Security IT – Level Advanced license
2014 | University of Siena | LEVEL MASTER in “Protection and management of museums and collections of naturalistic and historical scientific assets”. Rating: 110 \ 11. Thesis: “Redevelopment and rededermination of the collection of Heteroptera of the Pavan collection”.
2012 | University of Eastern Piedmont THREE-YEAR DEGREE in ENVIRONMENTAL SCIENCES AND TERRITORY MANAGEMENT (DM 270) Degree class L-32 Sciences and Technologies for the Environment and Nature. Mark 97 \ 110. Thesis: “Study for the design of a phyto-purifier”
2012 | Alboran Cooperative | COURSE FOR ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATORS
2012 | SKUA Nature | COURSE FOR THE RECOGNITION OF ANATIDES (Holland)
2011 | SKUA Nature | COURSE ON MUSEUM COLLECTION PREPARATION AND STORAGE TECHNIQUES
2004 | AICA | License for ECDL Advanced
Calcagno L., Rizzola P., 2019. Amphibians and Reptiles of the Belbo Valley. Ed. Graphic Impressions – Acqui Terme (AL). https://doi.org/10.13140/RG.2.2.10940.80004
Giovara G., Marinetto D., Calcagno L., Rossi A., Silva L., 2019. Report on the recovery of the wild fauna of the CRAS of Tigliole d’Asti. https://doi.org/10.13140 / RG.2.2.28845.23527
Calcagno L., Cerrato C., Cristiano L., Meregalli M., 2018. Report on the research and monitoring of various taxonomic groups (Lepidoptera: Rophalocera, Amphibia and Coleoptera: Dytiscidae, Hydrophilidae, Dryopidae, Haliplidae, Noteridae) in the wetlands of the province of Asti. https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.2.10811.31524
Calcagno L., Report on the Pigeon census in the city of Asti, June 2013. https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.1.1441.5444
Calcagno L., 2014. Census and monitoring of the jackdaw (Corvus monedula) in the city of Asti. November 2014 (unpublished).
Calcagno L., 2014. Revision of the collection of orthoptera of the “PAVAN COLLECTION” at the Museum of Natural History of the University of Pavia. https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.2.22684.18564
Calcagno L., Marinetto D., Giovara G., Perosino P., 2012. Census of the amphibians of the hill of Tigliole d’Asti, May 2012. https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.1.3931.9129
Calcagno L., 2012. Analysis for the construction of a phyto-purifier. https://doi.org/10.13140/rg.2.2.17231.59044
Knowledge of the sector
Biodiversity and Wildlife
Environmental management systems
Environmental impact assessment
Tools and technologies
R: Statistical Computing