Essays about: "Norrbotten"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 111 essays containing the word Norrbotten.

  1. 1. WIND POWER MANAGEMENT:RISK ANALYSIS FOR WIND POWER PROJECTS IN NORTH SWEDISH WHITE-TAILED SEA EAGLE HABITATS

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Björn Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Carrying capacity; density-dependent effect; displacement effect; land use;

    Abstract : By investigating the scope of future wind turbine projects in north Swedish coastal regions and Lapland inland, identification of especially sensitive areas and the effect of wind farm location for the white- tailed sea eagles (WSE) Haliaeetus albicilla at these sites were evaluated. Since the 1980s the WSE the population growth has been stable and intensified in the last two decades, the upgoing trend is evident especially at coastal areas of the Bothnian Sea and Lapland inland, these regions are also considered suitable for wind farm projects. READ MORE

  2. 2. Spatial co-occurrence between wind power and boreal forestlands with lichen important for reindeer browsing : a landscape analysis

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

    Author : Erik Lundmark; [2022]
    Keywords : lichen; qGIS; reindeer; reindeer husbandry; spatial analysis; wind power;

    Abstract : To meet the increasing demand of renewable energy, Sweden aim to expand the onshore wind power production from 30 TWh today, to 80 TWh by 2040. Most wind power sites will be placed in Northern Sweden, which coincides with the reindeer husbandry area, where indigenous Sami have a legislated reindeer husbandry right. READ MORE

  3. 3. “Det var en prestation i dagens nu. Det får man tycka!” : en jämförande studie av skogsarbetarkockornas arbete i två olika delar av Norrland

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

    Author : Olivia Forssén; Emma Stridsman; [2022]
    Keywords : skogshistoria; kocka; kvinnor i skogsbruk; Norrland; Norrbotten; Tornedalen; Västernorrland; Jämtland;

    Abstract : During the 1930’s, it was common for female forestry cooks to start cook and clean in the remote logging cabins. The forestry cooks improved the standard for the forest workers when they cooked healthy food and cleaned. READ MORE

  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Kommunalt främjande av livsmedelsproduktion ur ett norrbottniskt perspektiv : fallet Piteå kommun

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

    Author : Matilda Hagstam; [2022]
    Keywords : lokal livsmedelsproduktion; kommun; offentliga måltider; hållbar omställning; offentlig upphandling av livsmedel; matlandskap; foodscape; Piteå kommun; Norrbotten;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE