University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture

Krešimir Kavčić, mag. ing. agr.

Department of Fisheries, Beekeeping, Game Management and Special Zoology
Office location: Building J, end of the hall
phone: +385 1 239 3977
e-mail: kkavcic ( at )
Languages: English; Croatian
Consultations: Monday from 08:00 to 16:00

Academic qualifications

  • 2015 - 2017: Master's degree of ecology and environmental protection - (mag. oecol. et prot. nat.)
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Science
    Ms study: Ecology and environmental protection, inland waters
    Morphological comparison of population of genus Rutilus (Cyprinidae, Actinopterygii) in Croatia
  • 2014 - 2016: Master's degree of fisheries and game management (mag. ing. agr.)
    University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agriculture
    Ms study: Fisheries and Game Management

Employment and work experience

  • 2017 - : University of Zagreb, Faculty of Agrculture


Research interests

  • Hunting
  • Game biology and ecology
  • Behavioural ecology
  • Game management



Title Funding Status
Grazing for wildfire prevention, ecosystem, service provision, nature conservation and landscape management LIFE+ in progress
European network of wildlife professionals - The Consortium ENETWILD European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) in progress


  • Kavčić, Krešimir; Brivio, Francesca; Grignolio, Stefano; Ugarković, Damir; Stankić, Igor; Safner, Toni; Apollonio, Marco; Šprem, Nikica
    Is chamois hybridization in the northern Dinaric Mountains an important factor for horn development? // Wildlife biology (2018). DOI: 10.2981/wlb.00461
  • Kavčić, Krešimir; Safner Toni; Rezić Andrea; Ugarković Damir; Konjević Dean; Oršanić Milan; Šprem Nikica. Can antler stage represent an activity driver in axis deer (Axis axis)?//Wildlife Biology (2019) (accepted)
  • Kavčić, Krešimir; Corlatti, Luca; Safner Toni; Gligora, Ivan; Šprem Nikica. Density-dependent decline of early horn growth in European mouflon // Mammalian Biology (2019) (accepted)

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