Essays about: "Aquaculture"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 37 essays containing the word Aquaculture.

  1. 11. Water Quality Monitoring System based on WSN

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för informations- och kommunikationsteknik (ICT)

    Author : Teng Wang; [2012]
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    Abstract : With the growth of economy in recent years, the water quality monitoring becomes a critical issue about water pollution. Water Quality Monitoring has a big influence on the aquaculture management, waste water treatment, drinking water and some other applications. READ MORE

  2. 12. Mapping Landcover/Landuse and Coastline Change in the Eastern Mekong Delta (Viet Nam) from 1989 to 2002 using Remote Sensing

    University essay from KTH/Samhällsplanering och miljö

    Author : ARFAN SOHAIL; [2012]
    Keywords : REMOTE SENSING; GIS; LANDCOVER LANDUSE CHANGE; ACCURACY ASSESSMENT; CHANGE DETECTION; COASTLINE CHANGE; HISTOGRAM; IMAGE THRESHOLD; BAND RATIO; MEKONG RIVER DELTA; VIETNAM; MAPPING; IMAGE DIFFERENCING; CLASSIFICATION; MAXIMUM LIKELIHOOD; POST CLASSIFICATION COMPARISON; SEA LEVEL RISE; OVERALL ACCURACY; LANDSAT TM; ETM ; PRE-PROCESSING; RADIOMETRIC NORMALIZATION; NDVI; NDSI; NDWI; IMAGE MASK;

    Abstract : There has been rapid change in the landcover/landuse in the Mekong delta, Viet Nam. The landcover/landuse has changed very fast due to intense population pressure, agriculture/aquaculture farming and timber collection in the coastal areas of the delta. READ MORE

  3. 13. The Farm : A new urban condition

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Jesper Arvidsson; [2012]
    Keywords : Urban Farming; Vertical Farm; Norra Djurgårdsstaden; Farm; Housing; Apartments; Integration of Farming and Living; Stockholm Royal Seaport; Coverd Market; Basar; Aquaculture; Fish Farming; Cyclical Integration; Sustainability; Ecological;

    Abstract : The Farm is a speculative proposal for a self sustainable city block where as much food is produces as is consumed by it’s inhabitants. It is utilising the potential that arise when the greenery of farming is brought in to the cities in creating a new hybrid that blends with the city fabric with the aim of contributing to the areas multiplicity and vibrant life. READ MORE

  4. 14. Proactivity and sustainable transition at the fish counter? : A study about ecological sustainability regarding fish at four ICA Kvantum supermarkets within the Stockholm region

    University essay from Södertörns högskola/Institutionen för livsvetenskaper

    Author : Jerker Johansson; [2012]
    Keywords : Food chain; proactive; proactivity; sustainable supply chain; supply chain management; CSR; fish; ecological sustainability; ICA; Livsmedelskedjor; proaktiv; proaktivitet; hållbara försörjningskedjor; supply chain management; CSR; fisk; ekologisk hållbarhet; ICA;

    Abstract : Fish and shellfish are important sources of protein for the world population. Nearly 50 percent of fish and shellfish products originate from aquaculture, and the rest comes from traditional fishing. The marine stocks are under threat from unsustainable fishing practices. READ MORE

  5. 15. Does Market Failure Exist in the Swedish Oyster Industry? A Cost-Benefit Analysis

    University essay from Handelshögskolan i Stockholm/Institutionen för nationalekonomi

    Author : Livia Moore; Clara Nordlander; [2012]
    Keywords : Aquaculture; Cost-benefit analysis; Environmental economics; Market failure; Oysters;

    Abstract : This paper studies the socio-economic and private economic costs and benefits from farming Ostrea edulis in Sweden and aims at providing a foundation for policy-makers making decisions regarding the development of aquaculture in Sweden. Using Ostrea AB, Sweden's only oyster company close to industrialisation, as a model, a cost-benefit analysis is conducted, in order to examine whether market failure exists within the Swedish oyster industry due to socio-economic net benefits resulting from the production process being greater than private economic net benefits. READ MORE