Essays about: "SEA"

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  1. 21. Håga in context – An analysis of the Håga complex in the Bronze Age landscape of the Mälar Valley region

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Arkeologi

    Author : Rachel Elliott; [2020]
    Keywords : Håga complex; King Björn’s mound; Bronze Age; Middle Sweden; Mälar Valley region; ritual landscapes; ritual practice theory; Hågakomplexet; Kung Björns hög; bronsåldern; Mellansverige; Mälardalen; rituell landskapet; rituellpraktiksteori;

    Abstract : The Bronze Age in Middle Sweden is characterized by several key sites and monuments which have been interpreted by previous research to play an overarching role in the elite ruling system in the Mälar Valley region. King Björn’s mound (a.k.a. READ MORE

  2. 22. Invasive round goby, Neogobius melanostomus - suitable prey for native cod, Gadus morhua?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. Of Aquatic Resources

    Author : Andreas Ljung; [2020]
    Keywords : Round goby; invasive species; cod; predator-prey inter-action;

    Abstract : Invasive species is a worldwide issue that is considered to be the one of the main reasons to losses of biodiversity. The round goby, Neogobius melanostomus, is an invasive species in the Baltic Sea that originates from the Black- and Caspian Sea. READ MORE

  3. 23. Phylogenetic analysis of aquatic microbiomes : Evolution of the brackish microbiome

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för kemi, bioteknologi och hälsa (CBH)

    Author : Ziling Deng; [2020]
    Keywords : Metagonome; Aquatic environments; Biodiversity; Evolution; Phylogenetic tree; Ancestor state reconstruction; Biome origin; Metagenom; vattenmiljöer; biologisk mångfald; utveckling; fylogenetiskt träd; rekonstruktion av förfäder; biom-ursprung;

    Abstract : Microorganisms play crucial roles in aquatic environments in determining ecosystemstability and driving the turnover of elements essential to life. Understanding thedistribution and evolution of aquatic microorganisms will help us predict how aquaticecosystems will respond to Global Change, and such understanding can be gained bystudying these processes of the past. READ MORE

  4. 24. Measuring water current speed and direction of a Long Term Underwater Sensor (LoTUS) using tilt and roll compensation

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för teknikvetenskaper

    Author : Marcus Lindkvist; [2020]
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    Abstract : Climate change brings upon melting of the Arctic ice and rising sea levels, which can be further understood by the collection of data underneath the Arctic ice caps. A Long Term Underwater Sensor (LoTUS) has therefore been proposed to be deployed under the ice caps for collection of water current speed and direction, along with temperature readings. READ MORE

  5. 25. Sustaining the Salish Sea in uncertainty : a case study of sustainable transboundary water governance

    University essay from Lunds universitet/LUCSUS

    Author : Kyla Wilson; [2020]
    Keywords : Sustainability Science; socio-ecological systems; adaptive governance; anticipatory governance; climate change; polycentricity; indigenous knowledge; Social Sciences;

    Abstract : Water is essential to life. In many communities, social, cultural, and economic practices are closely linked to hydrologic flows and the ecosystems that depend on them, creating complex socio-ecological systems. READ MORE