Essays about: "Changes to the ecosystem"

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  1. 1. Generating Value from IoT Through International Business Models - A Multi-Case Study on Multinational Corporations

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Graduate School

    Author : Oscar Mölne; Nichlas Willenborg; [2020-06-30]
    Keywords : Business Models; Business Model Canvas; BM; BMC; International Business; International Business Models; Internet of Things; IoT; Value Creation;

    Abstract : MSc in International Business and Trade.... READ MORE

  2. 2. Pokot Young Pastoralists at the Crossroads - Tradition, Modernity and Land Tenure Transformations in East Pokot, Kenya

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Maddalena Cirani; [2020-02-18]
    Keywords : Pastoralism; Youth; ASALs; Africa; East Pokot; Land tenure; Modernity; Tradition;

    Abstract : East Pokot, in North-Western Kenya, falls under the Arid and Semi-Arid Lands(ASALs) of the Sub-Saharan region. Due to the yearly prolonged dry seasons, pastoralismhas traditionally guaranteed the most reliable source of livelihood. READ MORE

  3. 3. Modelling gross primary production in semi-arid regions: effects on carbon uptake of intensive agriculture in southern Kenya

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Malin Ahlbäck; [2020]
    Keywords : Physical Geography; Ecosystem Analysis; GPP; Africa; Kenya; Land cover changes; Cropland; Remote sensing; Sentinel-2; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Background and aim: Gross primary production (GPP) is the largest global carbon (C) flux and an important component for counteracting anthropogenic CO2 emissions, understanding vegetation dynamics, and sustaining universal human standards. Africa plays a prominent role in the global C cycle, though our understanding of GPP dynamics is largely hampered by a paucity of ground-based observations. READ MORE

  4. 4. Approaches to coral reef restoration in a changing climate – identifying objectives behind a sea of options

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : Charlie Gong; [2020]
    Keywords : coral reef; climate change; restoration; concept; typology;

    Abstract : Traditionally, researchers have strived to intervene as little as possible when restoring coral reefs, to avoid risks and let the ecosystem recover naturally. But at present time, those restoration options are often insufficient due to the increasing impacts of climate change. READ MORE

  5. 5. Impact of different catchments on the Brownification of Lake Bolmen

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Akademin för ekonomi, teknik och naturvetenskap

    Author : Kaela Chileshe; [2020]
    Keywords : Brownification; dissolved organic carbon DOC ; Iron Fe ; water colour; landscapes; climate change;

    Abstract : Increased DOC and Fe concentrations from terrestrial landscapes has led to the browning of boreal surface waters. The negative societal and ecological impacts of brownification are increased cost of water purification, increased presences of algae and cyanobacteria, loss of ecosystem services and reduced recreational value. READ MORE