Essays about: "Earth and Environmental Sciences"

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  1. 1. Subjective well-Being and environment : a GIS-Based analysis

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kristean Berry Björkman; [2018]
    Keywords : Physical Geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; Subjective Well-Being; Happiness; Life-Satisfaction; Environmental Conditions; Climate; Natural Hazards; Pollution; Solar Radiance; Impaired Waters; Air Pollution; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Subjective well-being is how individuals experience their quality of life, happiness, and life satisfaction; essentially, how people think and feel about their lives. Many variables influence subjective well-being. This study explores the relationship between environmental factors and a reputable subjective well-being index. READ MORE

  2. 2. Thirsty landscapes - Investigating growing irrigation water consumption and potential conservation measures within Utah’s largest master-planned community: Daybreak.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Marc Seliger; [2018]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; Utah; South Jordan; Daybreak; Irrigation; Water; Park Strips; culinary; secondary; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The demand for more water in the southwestern parts of the United States of America is growing due to an increasing population, while climate conditions are becoming more unfavorable with higher temperatures and less precipitation. This study explores current culinary and secondary water consumptions used for irrigation purposes in the Daybreak neighborhood, located in South Jordan, Utah. READ MORE

  3. 3. Potential carbon sequestration at Malmö Airport by use of extensive green roof.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Élise Karlsson Faudot; [2018]
    Keywords : Extensive green roofs Carbon Sequestration Carbon Dioxide Airport; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Huge amounts of greenhouse gases continuously released into the atmosphere is of large global concern. Carbon dioxide makes up a large part of released greenhouse gases. Especially the aircraft industry, which is experiencing a steady annual increase as air travel grows in popularity. READ MORE

  4. 4. Spatial Data Harmonisation in Regional Context in Accordance with INSPIRE Implementing Rules

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Luka Jovicic; [2018]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; INSPIRE; data harmonisation; spatial data; Western Balkans; geology dataset; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Spatial data seamless exchange and interoperable usage has become a necessity in efficient data management and competitive positioning in the European Union. Conceptual and technical framework for the spatial data and services interoperability is specified within the EU INSPIRE Directive. READ MORE

  5. 5. Carbonate sedimentology and carbon isotope stratigraphy of the Tallbacken-1 core, early Wenlock Slite Group, Gotland, Sweden

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Geologiska institutionen

    Author : Jan Radomski; [2018]
    Keywords : Silurian; Gotland; Wenlock; carbon isotope stratigraphy; Slite Group; Hangvar Formation; sea level; carbonate platform; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Den mer än 700 m mäktiga lagerföljden på Gotland är erosionsresterna av vidsträckta karbonatplattformar som bildades i den Baltiska bassängen under silurperioden. Detta arbete fokuserar på stratigrafin och bergarterna i borrkärnan Tallbacken-1 som togs upp vid Stora Vede av Sveriges geologiska undersökning år 2006. READ MORE