Essays about: "Conservation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 943 essays containing the word Conservation.

  1. 1. Case study of a 19th century gypsum cast of the Parthenon Frieze

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för kulturvård

    Author : Lisa Bandgren; [2019-06-19]
    Keywords : Plaster casts; gypsum; Parthenon Frieze; Göteborgs Museum;

    Abstract : Uppsats för avläggande av filosofie kandidatexamen iKulturvård, Konservatorprogrammet15 hpInstitutionen för kulturvårdGöteborgs universitet2019:15.... READ MORE

  2. 2. IS TRANSFRONTIER CONSERVATION OVERCOMING THE PITFALLS OF LARGE-SCALE COLLECTIVE ACTION? A case study of the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area in southern Africa

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Sharon Plotzki; [2019-04-09]
    Keywords : Transfrontier conservation; the Great Limpopo Transfrontier Conservation Area; collective action; resource management; common-pool resource;

    Abstract : Management of migrating resources is typically referring to fish or water, but wildlife such as elephants, rhinos and lions can also classify as a migratory resource. These animals are generally constrained by political borders, but by implementing large wildlife-parks called transfrontier conservation areas the political borders between two or more states are opened. READ MORE

  3. 3. Bison bonasus : återuppbyggnaden av en nästan utrotad art

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Morgan Daleryd Sjöblom; [2019]
    Keywords : visent; europeisk bison; Bison bonasus; genetik; återintroduktion;

    Abstract : Visent eller den europeiska bison är en art som efter första världskriget hade dött ut i det vilda på grund av jakt. Endast 54 djur från arten återstod i fångenskap och det är från dessa anfäder som dagens bestånd av både vilda och visenter i fångenskap härstammar. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analyzing Factors Influencing Reproductive Success of the Mountain Chicken : Nordens Ark Captive Breeding Program

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Chad Donaldson; [2019]
    Keywords : frog; frogs; mountain chicken; mountain chicken frog; leptodactylus; fallax; herpetology; amphibian; amphibians; multiple linear regression; statistical analysis; Nordens Ark; captive breeding; zoo; zoology; conservation; endangered species; grodor; groda; kycklinggroda; Nordens Ark; amfibier; zoologi; herpetologi; analys; hotade arter; bevarande; avel;

    Abstract : Amphibians globally are declining with roughly a third facing extinction due primarily to threats linked to human impacts. One way in which this is being combated is by captive breeding programs. READ MORE

  5. 5. Saproxylic beetles in Populus tremula fauna depots - how do you construct the best depot?

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Simon Selberg; [2019]
    Keywords : aspen; populus; tremula; saproxylic; beetle; fauna; depot; species; richness; abundance; diversity; cwd; course; woody; debris; forest; asp; populus; tremula; vedlevande; skalbagge; fauna; depå; art; mångfald; diversitet; död; ved; cwd; skog;

    Abstract : The biodiversity of saproxylic organisms and in the case of this study, saproxylic beetles, is dependent on the amount and quality of course woody debris (CWD) in the environment. Over the past decades the quantity of CWD in Swedish forests has increased, yet the quality has decreased, forests are managed and exploited, and old-growth forests are rarer. READ MORE