Essays about: "Industrial soil"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 69 essays containing the words Industrial soil.

  1. 1. Land reclamation by reindeer lichens : On the complexity of substrate and reindeer grazing on Cladonia spp. dispersal

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Christine Godeau; [2019]
    Keywords : Artificial dispersal Quartzite quarry; Reindeer lichens; Reindeer winter grazing; Substrate.;

    Abstract : Reindeer lichens are on a dramatic decline in Sweden, with a 71 % decrease in abundance over the last 60 years. Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus L.) management, undertaken by indigenous Sámi people, depend upon extensive winter grazing grounds with abundant reindeer lichen cover. READ MORE

  2. 2. Physico-chemical evaluation of the water quality in Rocha River: A qualitative and comparative analysis including aspects of social and environmental factors

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Teknisk geologi

    Author : Stina Jacobson; Ida Sekizovic; [2019]
    Keywords : Cochabamba; Rocha River; water quality analysis; water pollution; wastewater; regulations; ICO-index; Hec-RAS; minor field study; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : In this study, a physico-chemical analysis of the Rocha River was performed during the beginning of the rainy season 2018 in order to examine the current state of the water quality in the river at six different locations. The river, located in the Cochabamba department, Bolivia, was examined from upstream in Sacaba to downstream in Sipe Sipe. READ MORE

  3. 3. If you shall critique something, then you have to create an alternative: A ethnographic study of Navdanya Biodiversity Conservation Farm’s practices of farming with nature

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Humanekologi

    Author : Tove Thernsjö; [2018]
    Keywords : Social Sciences;

    Abstract : This thesis is an ethnographic study of Navdanya Biodiversity Conservation Farm, and their critique of the industrial agriculture and food system that focuses on agricultural intensification when the real issue is about food availability and distribution. The main critique is that industrial agriculture is based on extraction and focuses on profit rather than the livelihood of farmers. READ MORE

  4. 4. Nedbrytning av alkyleteraminer som används vid omvänd katjonsflotation av järnmalm

    University essay from SLU/Department of Molecular Sciences

    Author : Erik Gunnars; [2018]
    Keywords : omvänd flotation; akyleteraminer; nedbrytning; anrikning av järnmalm;

    Abstract : Vetskapen kring vad som händer med kemikalier i naturen är viktigt för att kunna bedöma om användningen av dem kan vara hållbar. Företag måste kunna visa att kemikalier som används i deras industriprocesser uppfyller vissa miljökrav bl.a. enligt ECHA:s riktlinjer. READ MORE

  5. 5. Arbetsresultat efter markberedning med en tvåhövdad hängande testbänk med inversfunktion

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Martin Andersson; [2018]
    Keywords : invers; högläggning; aggregat;

    Abstract : Today, inverting is performed mostly using crane-mounted devices. These devices must increase their productivity in order to become more cost-competitive. One way to increase productivity is to make a two-headed device that can prepare the soil using both inverting and mounding. READ MORE