Essays about: "Hiking"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 17 essays containing the word Hiking.

  1. 11. What is the monetary value of a clean environment in The Himalayas?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Victor Grossman; [2011]
    Keywords : Himalaya; Waste; CVM; Mt.Everest; Sagaramantha;

    Abstract : The Himalayas is the world highest mountain system containing famous mountains such as Mt. Everest, Lhotse and K2. Ever since Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay climbed Mt.Everest in 1953 the numbers of tourists has grown over the years, both climbers and regular tourists going for hiking trips and other outdoors activities. READ MORE

  2. 12. Mångbruksplan Äspinge 2:2

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Peter Janséus; [2011]
    Keywords : Naturturism; Skogskalkyl; Rekreation;

    Abstract : This plan of multiple-use is made on the private owned forestproperty Äspinge 2:2 in the middle of Skåne. The term “multiple-use” came to Sweden in the beginning of the twentieth century and has slowly grown until about 30 years ago when the laws of nature conservation and sustainability was written into the forest law. READ MORE

  3. 13. Observations of bears in relation to onset of the early big-game hunting and variations in pine cone production in Gardiner Ranger District, Montana

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Pär Hermansson; [2010]
    Keywords : Bear observations; Big-game hunting; Cone production; Grizzly bear; Whitebark pine;

    Abstract : The early big game hunt in hunting district 316 (HD 316) on the Gardiner Ranger District, south west Montana USA, takes place within the Primary Conservation Area for the Yellowstone grizzly bear (Ursus arctos horribilis). Outside of the hunting season, HD 316 is also a popular area for hiking, horseback riding and camping during the whole bare ground season. READ MORE

  4. 14. A Mobile Distributed System for Personal Security

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Yang Guo; [2009]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : The goal of this system is to provide a location based alarm system through which customers can broadcast their last known position in emergency situations. Imagine that you are hiking in the forest alone and don’t know how to get back to your car, or you get lost driving to your friend’s home. READ MORE

  5. 15. Sailor for life, Injuries for life? : a study about sailing related injuries among dinghy sailors in Sweden

    University essay from Gymnastik- och idrottshögskolan, GIH/Institutionen för idrotts- och hälsovetenskap

    Author : Helena Skarp; [2009]
    Keywords : Sailing; injury; Segling; jollesegling; skador; Tränarlänksegling;

    Abstract :  AimThe purpose of this project has been to research injuries among elite sailors in single handed dinghies in Sweden. The intention was to find the most common injuries in relation to age groups, compare male and females and look into how common preventative training is. READ MORE