Essays about: "Ecological Resilience"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 159 essays containing the words Ecological Resilience.

  1. 1. Blended natures. Integrating city  with nature, landscapes and water. Case of Igelbäcken Kulturreservat.

    University essay from KTH/Stadsbyggnad

    Author : Valeriia Tatianina; [2021]
    Keywords : Igelbäcken; Järvafältet; Urban Design; Landscape; Interactions; Green wedge; Resilience; Urban compexity.;

    Abstract : How we develop our cities not only reflects our priorities and values, but also affect the way we and future generations will experience and learn to communicate with spaces.    To face the fast-changing reality of Anthropocene and find inspiration and strength to face global issues cities have to become not only spaces where we live, work and play, but also places for nature reconnection, ecological education, grounding and inspiration. READ MORE

  2. 2. Ekonomikumparken blir ekoparken : en utvärdering och utveckling av parkens ekoeffektivitet

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Elsa Drettner; [2021]
    Keywords : GYF AP; naturbaserade lösningar; ekosystemtjänster; biologisk mångfald i urban miljö; mångfunktionella ytor;

    Abstract : Denna studie syftade till att identifiera och utveckla ekologiska värden för ett urbant parkområde i Uppsala. Utifrån de värden som identifierats föreslogs en rad naturbaserade lösningar för att skapa mer mångfunktionella ytor i parkområdet, stärka dess resiliens och på så sätt även bidra till att skydda det gröna stråk som parken utgjorde en del av. READ MORE

  3. 3. Quantifying panarchy of lake systems: implication for resilience and management (Case study)

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ran Hur; [2021]
    Keywords : Sustainable Development; Liming; Panarchy; Resilience; Lake ecosystem; Natural resource management;

    Abstract : Liming has been used extensively in Sweden, but the management success has been only partial, mostly mitigating the impact of acidification rather than restoring the ecological communities to a self-maintaining pre-acidified state. Rather than a sound restoration tool, liming is a form of command-and-control management that comprises a significant disturbance in the system, which manifests in the form of profound alterations of biophysical settings of lakes. READ MORE

  4. 4. Evaluation of the possibility of phytoremediation (using Salix) as a management tool for abandoned sites moderately contaminated with arsenic : a literature review

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Victor Akinwale; [2020]
    Keywords : phytostabilization; leaching; solubility and mobility; economic benefits;

    Abstract : The presence of arsenic in soil and water has become an increasing problem in many countries around the world. The exposure of high concentration of arsenic in its inorganic form in natural environment such as soil and water makes it harmful to both humans, wildlife and plants. READ MORE

  5. 5. Government responses to social-ecological impacts of “dzud” in Mongolia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Markus Barnevik Olsson; [2020]
    Keywords : Mongolia; dzud; social-ecological resilience; environmental governance; process tracing; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : “Dzud” is a unique winter weather phenomenon with devastating effects on livestock and the people of Mongolia. As climate change continues to intensify, the social-ecological impacts of dzud worsens. READ MORE