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  1. 1. Mitigation of Environmental Impact from Shipping

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Erika Norén; [2014]
    Keywords : Dynamic Route Planning; Marine Spatial Planning; Marine Protected Areas; Baltic Sea; Environmental impact of shipping.; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : In April 2014, the European Parliament endorsed a new Directive on Maritime Spatial Planning, a way to analyse and organize marine areas in an economically efficient and sustainable way. The Spatial planning includes mapping of all marine activities, such as aquaculture, shipping, nature conservation, military and wind turbines. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sediment transport and coastal evolution at Thuan An Inlet, Vietnam

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Eva-Lena Eriksson; Madeleine Hjertstrand Persson; [2014]
    Keywords : Hoa Duan; Thuan An; Tam Giang-Cau Hai lagoon system; lagoon; inlet; groin; longshore sediment transport; Thua Thien-Hue province; GENESIS; Huong River; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : The Tam Giang-Cau Hai lagoon is located outside of Hue in central Vietnam. Southeast of Thuan Aninlet, one of the two inlets of the lagoon, a groin was constructed in 2008 as a measure to reduce thesediment transport to prevent the inlet from closing. READ MORE

  3. 3. Innovating Out of the Fishmeal Trap - A case study on how niche conditions in the Norwegian aquafeed sector led to the development of a sustainable technology with global potential

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Jonathan Moy de Vitry; [2013-07-03]
    Keywords : innovation systems; production regimes; sustainable innovation; multi-level perspective; technological change; dynamic formulation technology;

    Abstract : MSc in Innovation and Industrial Management.... READ MORE

  4. 4. An Investigation Of Development Pathways For An Economically Viable Seafarm Cultivation At The Kosterfjorden, Sweden

    University essay from KTH/Industriell ekologi

    Author : Jean-Baptiste Thomas; [2013]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : New opportunities for sustainable economic development have emerged from the transdisciplinary collaboration of aquaculture and biotechnology. As a response to the European Commission’s call for a European Bioeconomy, SEAFARM, a five-year program pending funding from FORMAS, aims to develop a sustainable aquaculture as a milieu for and in support of further research in blue biotechnology in five collaborating institutions in Sweden. READ MORE

  5. 5. Aquaponic systems : Potentials on a northern latitude

    University essay from Mittuniversitetet/Avdelningen för ekoteknik och hållbart byggande

    Author : David Carlsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Aquaponic; Aquaculture; Growbed; Biodiversity; Trout growth; Fish tank; System analysis; Closed loop;

    Abstract : Aquaponics is a food production method that combines hydroponic and aquaculture to form a system that, through symbiosis, re-circulates all the water and nutrients – and thereby negates any discharge of eutrophied or contaminated residuals – in order to grow terrestrial plants and aquatic life. To study the possibilities of aquaponics at northern latitude, a small scale aquaponic system was constructed in Jämtland, a county in the Mid Sweden region (latitude 63°) and studied while running over a nine month period, August 2012 to April 2013. READ MORE