The magic of travelling

Caterina Amengual

CaterinaPhD in Biology
Research on natural wastewater treatment systems
University of Balearic Islands
May 2005 – December 2012 (7 years 8 months)
Doctoral studies on aquatic ecology. Specialized on socio-ecological systems and sanitation.

Phytoplankton as bioindicator for waste stabilization ponds

Journal of Environmental Management December 2012
Authors: Caterina Amengual, PhD, Antoni Martínez Taberner, Gabriel Moyà Niell
The aim of this work is to determine the pattern of microalgae in the facultative and maturation ponds to obtain information for the operation and maintenance work. The important parameters for phytoplankton measured in this study are the organic load, temperature, light penetration, dissolved oxygen and nutrients.

Directora Insular de Medi Ambient (Island Director of Environment)

Consell de Mallorca (Council of Majorca)
Government Agency; 1001-5000 employees
2010 – 2011 (1 year)
Responsability for managing environmental programs. Coordinate initiatives on trekking routes and defendint the public right of paths.

Environmental consultant

September 2004 – April 2005 (8 months) Independent
Professional services for public administration. Documentation support system on protected species and forests department.

Environmental Consultant

Sa Vola Balear
Privately Held; 51-200 employees;
February 2002 – September 2003 (1 year 8 months) Palma Area, Spain
Local agenda 21 for municipalities (diagnosis, action plans and public participation), green events planning and management, biodiversity census and environmental education.