Essays about: "European beech"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 19 essays containing the words European beech.

  1. 1. Temporal, climatic and spatial variation in the distribution and activity patterns of the raccoon (Procyon lotor) in Hainich National Park, Germany

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Maria Grüneberger; [2022]
    Keywords : raccoon; procyon lotor; hainich National Park; canopy Walk; camera trapping; nocturnality; ground temperature; habitat preference; european beech; fagus sylvatica; anthropogenic influence;

    Abstract : The raccoon (Procyon lotor) has been a part of German fauna since the 1920s, following a number of releases and escapes from captivity. This study intends to investigate the distribution and activity patterns of this non-native mesopredator in Hainich National Park, which lies in Central Germany, in-between 3 core areas of established raccoon populations. READ MORE

  2. 2. The effect of various nutrient media on the captured diversity of culturable seed endophytes in European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.)

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Kinga Stolarek; [2022]
    Keywords : fungal endophytes; seeds-associated fungi; Fagus sylvatica L; nutrient media; tree pathogens;

    Abstract : The associations of fungal endophytes with trees are poorly understood, especially within tree seeds. Recent molecular studies show that tree seeds harbour highly diverse fungal communities, including potential plant pathogens that could be introduced to new areas when seeds are exchanged. READ MORE

  3. 3. Beech provenance trail in Sweden : growth and timber quality evaluation

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Lukás Vanícek; [2021]
    Keywords : Beech; climate change; growth; provenance; Sweden; timber quality;

    Abstract : Provenance trails allow to test tree growth differences and meet current requirements for timber quality in a particular experimental site. The aim of this manuscript was to distinguish the differences in growth and timber quality features between European beech (Fagus sylvatica L. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of ash dieback and Dutch elm disease on forest structure in Dalby Söderskog 2012-2020

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Janis Ruks; [2020]
    Keywords : Sweden; Ophiostoma spp.; Hymenoscyphus fraxineus; Phytophthora spp.; forest succession; forest structure;

    Abstract : Dalby Söderskog is a national park situated in southern Sweden. The forest is dominated by European ash (Fraxinus excelsior L.), wych elm (Ulmus glabra Huds.), pedunculate oak (Quercus robur L. READ MORE

  5. 5. Growth and timber quality evaluation of 33 European beech (Fagus sylvatica L.) provenances from a site in Southern Sweden

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : John Bergkvist; [2019]
    Keywords : trial; climate change; adaptation; growth; survival; Sweden;

    Abstract : This study aims to shed more light on the differences in growth and timber quality characteristics between European beech provenances at its northern distribution margin. Data was collected from a provenance trial established in 1998 in southern Sweden to determine the growth and development of 33 provenances of European beech (Fagus sylvatica L. READ MORE