Essays about: "Hiking"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 18 essays containing the word Hiking.

  1. 11. Design of a backpack container with cooking and eating tools.

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för teknik och samhälle; Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för teknik och samhälle

    Author : Carlos Jiménez Sánchez; Irene Gallego Sánchez; [2012]
    Keywords : Primus; design; product; container; space-saving; backpack; outdoors; cooking; eating; camping;

    Abstract : The aim of this project was to develop a product in cooperation with Primus Company in Stockholm. It consisted of designing a container with the items needed when cooking and eating outdoors, in order to help the users eat and cook in a proper way while practicing activities such as camping or hiking. READ MORE

  2. 12. 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

  3. 13. 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

  4. 14. 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

  5. 15. A Mobile Distributed System for Personal Security

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för informationsteknologi

    Author : Yang Guo; [2009]
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    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