Essays about: "Riparian forests"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words Riparian forests.

  1. 1. Conservation Management in Riparian Zones : a follow up of the Nissan water management agreement

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Joakim Isaksson; [2021]
    Keywords : Riparian Zone; broadleaves; forest management; Nissan;

    Abstract : Forest management in riparian zones has consequences for the aquatic ecosystem. In 2015, Sveaskog signed a water management agreement for the river Nissan with the purpose of promoting broadleaves and improving the riparian ecosystems inside the agreement area. READ MORE

  2. 2. Evaluating abundance of deciduous trees in production forests along small stream : can Sweden meet current policy goals without intensive management

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

    Author : Jessica Åström; [2020]
    Keywords : Riparian forests; small stream; strategic management objectives; deciduous; forest policy change;

    Abstract : Riparian zones are important for many ecological functions such as for providing shade to streams and leaf litter to instream organisms, as well as acting as filters for sediments and excess nutrients that are released during forestry operations. Riparian areas are also important for preservation of biodiversity. READ MORE

  3. 3. Om hänsynen till vatten i skogslandskapet samt ansvarsfördelningen bland berörda myndigheter

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Mattias Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : kantzoner; naturhänsyn; avverkning;

    Abstract : This report is partly written on behalf of and together with the County Board of Västernorrland and the Swedish Forest Agency of District Västernorrland, who wanted help to clarify two questions. The first question was about whether there have been any changes in how forest owners act when clear cutting riparian forests close to streams. READ MORE

  4. 4. Död ved i vattendrag och kantzon, blå målklassning och NPK+ : en studie av förhållandena på Villingsbergs skjutfält

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

    Author : Julia Ingelmark; [2015]
    Keywords : död ved; skogliga vattendrag; kantzon; skjutfält; vattenplanering; Blå målklassning; NPK ; woody debris; forest streams; riparian zone; Military firing range; water planning; blue targets; BIS ;

    Abstract : Idag pågår projekt med ambitioner att förbättra vattenhänsynen i skogsbruket för att uppfylla de svenska miljömålen och vattendirektivet 2000/60/EG. Sveriges skogsbrukshistoria har inneburit en allt mindre tillförsel av död ved till vattendrag. READ MORE

  5. 5. Species richness in riparian vegetation, a pilot study in Halmstad

    University essay from Högskolan i Halmstad/Miljövetenskap

    Author : Aurora Castellano Jorge; [2014]
    Keywords : riparian; biodiversity; urbanization; richness species; woody vegetation;

    Abstract : The riparian forests are hotspots of biodiversity and serve important roles in maintainingthe water quality. The study and understanding of this ecosystem is basic to know how theriparian zones respond to the threat and the changes produced by the urbanization. READ MORE