Essays about: "Natural resource management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 233 essays containing the words Natural resource management.

  1. 1. Blädningsbrukets påverkan på biologisk mångfald : effekten på kärlväxters biodiversitet och specifikt förekomsten av blåbär

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Erik Hallgren; Anna Sandberg; [2022]
    Keywords : blädningsbruk; hyggesfritt skogsbruk; kärlväxter; blåbär; Vaccinium myrtillus; artrikedom; biodiversitet;

    Abstract : The utilization of the Swedish forest as a natural resource has intensified during the last decade, which has led to an increase in disturbances on the forest ecosystems as a result of clear cutting. The effect of forestry on species richness and species composition has a large impact on how well the biodiversity and ecological communities can function. READ MORE

  2. 2. The end of the timber frontier in northern Sweden : early logging, natural forests and the frontier concept

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Alice Cosatti; [2022]
    Keywords : timber frontier; Northern Sweden; Tjeggelvas nature reserve; Piteälven; Norrbotten; high-grading;

    Abstract : The Fennoscandian forests experienced drastic changes in the 19th century. The high demand for timber during the European industrialization pushed the timber companies towards increasingly remote forest landscapes for resource extraction. READ MORE

  3. 3. Vatten utan gränser : BGG-system på offentlig platsmark och kvartersmark – ur ett samverkansperspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Therese Tiger; Thania Ottosson Lameri; [2022]
    Keywords : blågröngrå system; hållbar dagvattenhantering; multifunktionella system; samverkan;

    Abstract : Denna uppsats behandlar utmaningar som uppkommer med ökad nederbörd till följd av de pågående klimatförändringarna i kombination med ökad platsbrist i urban miljö. Utvecklingen av system som kan bemöta dessa utmaningar och förändra bilden av dagvatten från ett problem till ett naturligt inslag i stadsmiljön sker ständigt. READ MORE

  4. 4. Älgbete i restaureringsbränning : älgens respons på brand

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Albin Björnudd; Svante Brus; [2022]
    Keywords : älg; viltbete; naturvårdsbränning; tall; biologisk mångfald;

    Abstract : The moose is an important resource for Sweden but causes problems for forestry. Moose browsing damages annually cost forestry large amounts of money which makes it a hot topic of discussion. READ MORE

  5. 5. How does habitat selection by brown bear (Ursus arctos) during the berry season change due to forestry and human disturbance : looking at three different periods of human dis-turbances

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

    Author : Jeanette Jonsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Brown bear; Ursus arctos; integrated step selection function; habi-tat selection;

    Abstract : Brown bear (Ursus arctos) is the most widespread large carnivore. It is an apex predator and does not have natural enemies but is hunted by humans in Sweden. During the period July to October their main food resource is bilberry, which contains carbohydrates that are important for their fat resources before entering hibernation. READ MORE