Essays about: "tree risks"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 24 essays containing the words tree risks.

  1. 1. Choice of tree species in the aftermath of two major storms : a qualitative study of private forest owners in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Isak Lodin; [2016]
    Keywords : reforestation; small-scale private forest owners; Gudrun; Götaland; Norway spruce; reforestation grants;

    Abstract : The forests in Götaland, the most southern part of Sweden, are dominated by Norway spruce (Picea abies (L.) H. Karst). This species is very important for the Swedish forest sector, but also associated with certain risks, such as wind-throw. READ MORE

  2. 2. Utemiljön på Eriksbergs förskola : från idé till färdigt projekt

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Jenny-My Ljungqvist-Eliasson; [2015]
    Keywords : barnperspektiv; förskolegård; utemiljö; projektering; byggprocess; växtval; lekmiljö;

    Abstract : Barn och deras relation till, och användning av, utemiljöer ligger till grund för det här arbetet. De har ett annat sätt än vuxna att använda och uppfatta sin omgivning. Där vi ser ett yvigt träd ser de en koja eller en grotta med monster. READ MORE

  3. 3. Intrusion protection of in-vehicle network: study and recommendations

    University essay from KTH/Maskinkonstruktion (Inst.)

    Author : Alexandros Asvestopoulos; [2015]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Modern vehicles include several electronic control units (ECUs), organized in a controller area network (CAN), and interact with external networks for reasons such as comfort, infotainment, and autonomy. The security risks from this increasing external interaction are alarming for the safety-critical vehicle systems, since possible attackers have more options for intrusion. READ MORE

  4. 4. Why fast growing broadleaves? : a study of forest owners´ tree species choice after storm damages in southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Veronika Engelmann; [2015]
    Keywords : NIPF owners; forest management; decision making; advisory services; the Swedish Forest Agency; Southern Swedish Forest Owners´ Association;

    Abstract : The so called borealization of southern Sweden has resulted in several negative consequences such as a decline of biodiversity, a complete change of the landscape picture with decreased recreational and cultural values and increased risk for damages caused by storm and pests. Climate change is predicted to result in more unsuitable conditions for spruce which increases the risks for damages from storm and pests, with great economic losses for the individual forest owner and the whole society as a consequence. READ MORE

  5. 5. Död ved i vattendrag och kantzon, blå målklassning och NPK+ : en studie av förhållandena på Villingsbergs skjutfält

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Julia Ingelmark; [2015]
    Keywords : död ved; skogliga vattendrag; kantzon; skjutfält; vattenplanering; Blå målklassning; NPK ; woody debris; forest streams; riparian zone; Military firing range; water planning; blue targets; BIS ;

    Abstract : Idag pågår projekt med ambitioner att förbättra vattenhänsynen i skogsbruket för att uppfylla de svenska miljömålen och vattendirektivet 2000/60/EG. Sveriges skogsbrukshistoria har inneburit en allt mindre tillförsel av död ved till vattendrag. READ MORE