Essays about: "Organic"

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  1. 1. The Role of Arts in Nordic Society: Health and Lifestyle

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad

    Author : Soledad Zamora; [2019]
    Keywords : Arts; Education; Lifestyle; Society; Sustainable development; Welfare;

    Abstract : The role of arts in both formal and non-formal education has been scientifically demonstrated to create positive outcomes in people to deal with all kinds of social problems in daily life. At present, there are international public and private institutions that support this view, such as the International Arts Education Week, celebrated for the first time by UNESCO on 21-27 May 2012 when not only artists participated, but also educators, researchers, NGO actors, and international associations. READ MORE

  2. 2. Marktäckande material som åtgärd för minskat fosforläckage från rasthagar för värphöns

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Ebba Hellstrand; [2019]
    Keywords : utehöns; fosforbindningsförmåga; punktbelastning;

    Abstract : Today there is a knowledge gap about phosphorus leakage from free range laying hens, and because of that a pilot project is ongoing since 2016 with scientists at The University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU), Research Institutes of Sweden (RISE) and also advisors in order to investigate the nutrient load from free range laying hens. My thesis have been conducted within this project, and I have chosen to focus on phosphorus leakage. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of land use on wetland carbon storage and ecosystem services in the tropics : A first estimation investing rural wetlands in central and eastern Uganda

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

    Author : Astrid Hedman; [2019]
    Keywords : tropical ecosystems; wetlands; carbon stocks; ecosystem services; climate change;

    Abstract : Wetlands provide important ecosystem services (ES) by storing large amounts of organic carbon (OC) and being of high biological, cultural, and economical value. Uganda is covered by vast wetland areas but has with a booming population rapidly been decreasing due to pressure on lands. READ MORE

  4. 4. Analysis of the distribution of plant nutrients in a biogas production system : a look at VH Biogas, co-digesting manure from several farms

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : André Johansson; [2019]
    Keywords : biogas; digestate; manure; nutrients;

    Abstract : This study examined nutrient flows in a system where 20 farms deliver manure to a biogas plant for digestion, and then receive digestate back. Some other substrates were also anaerobically digested at the plant e.g. slaughter residues. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve: Management challenges and priorities deriving from anthropogenic pressure and sea level rise

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Damiano Vesentini; [2019]
    Keywords : geography; GIS; environmental pressure; water quality; nutrient accumulation; rising sea level; climate change; value for conservation; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : The Po Delta Biosphere Reserve is located in Northern Italy and has attained recognition by UNESCO in 2015 due to its unique natural and cultural value. The reserve covers an area of approximately 140 000 hectares, supporting a human population of 118 000, as well as a complex mosaic of ecosystems, which are found in this transitional waters landscape. READ MORE