Essays about: "water environment"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 520 essays containing the words water environment.

  1. 1. Hydrogeological Studies of the Reclamation Measures at the Kimheden Open-Pit Mine, Northern Sweden

    University essay from Luleå/Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering

    Author : Nicole Breng; [2015]
    Keywords : hydrogeology; mine site reclamation; open pit; backfilling; sulphidic waste rock;

    Abstract : Open pit copper mining was performed at Kimheden four decades ago. The waste rock was stored in heaps next to the two open pits, which lead to the formation of acid mine drainage. Therefore, the waste rock was gradually backfilled to the open pits and allowed to water saturate to the natural water level. READ MORE

  2. 2. Fantasi på förskolegården : en studie av utemiljöns roll vid fantasilek

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

    Author : Malin Magnusson; [2015]
    Keywords : förskolegård; förskolebarn; fantasilek; naturmiljö; landskapsarkitektur; funktion;

    Abstract : Det finns forskning om barns lek i utomhusmiljö, men fantasileken som anses viktig för barns utveckling i förskoleåldern är särskilt lite studerad. Målet med examensarbetet är att utforska betydelsen av en förskolas utemiljö utifrån dess inverkan på barnens lek och att som blivande landskapsarkitekt vinna större förståelse för lekmiljöers utvecklingsmöjligheter. READ MORE

  3. 3. Topografins inverkan på markvattenhalten i ett jordbruksdominerat avrinningsområde

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Olof Haraldsson; [2015]
    Keywords : topografi; jordbrukslandskap; markvattenhalt; dränering; avrinningsområde;

    Abstract : Topography is an important parameter for catchment hydrology, since it is a driver for water flow. Moreover, topography serves as a basis for hydrological models, e.g. ‘Top-model’, which is based on a topographical wetness index (TWI). READ MORE

  4. 4. Consumer practices in use and disposal: the sustainable fashion challenge

    University essay from Högskolan i Borås/Textilhögskolan (THS)

    Keywords : consumer behaviour; consumer practices; garment life cycle; upcycling; swapping; sustainable fashion; sustainability practices; sociocultural forces; DIY; use and disposal practices;

    Abstract : In the last two decades a drive for sustainable fashion emerged, grew and ultimately failed. In its beginnings the boom of green fashion and the saturation of labelled so-called sustainable garments, followed by the realization that most of the labelling did not hold any consistency behind it, overwhelmed consumers and made them immune to the effects of green marketing. READ MORE

  5. 5. Hospitality and Sustainability A case-study and comparison of the sustainability work by hotels in the Gothenburg area

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Företagsekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Emelie Björnefors; Louise Kjellsson; [2014-08-14]
    Keywords : Hotels; Hospitality; Sustainability; Environment; Gothenburg;

    Abstract : Background and problem: The growing worldwide tourism industry and its potential impact on the environment has become a hot topic within the global hospitality industry. There has been an increase in the consciousness of sustainability issues over the last decades amongst hoteliers and investors. READ MORE