Essays about: "Västerbotten"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 184 essays containing the word Västerbotten.

  1. 1. Migration routes, stopover sites and home range sizes of Taiga Bean Geese (Anser fabalis fabalis) breeding in northern Sweden and central Norway tracked by GPS tags

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

    Author : Jorina Boer; [2019]
    Keywords : Taiga Bean Goose; Anser fabalis fabalis; migration; GPS; stopovers; home range;

    Abstract : The Taiga Bean Goose (Anser fabalis fabalis) has shown a recent decrease in population size. For geese breeding in central Scandinavia, the delineation between different subpopu-lations is not entirely clear and more detailed knowledge regarding migratory routes is still lacking. READ MORE

  2. 2. Moving Climate Change Adaptation in the Forest Sector Forward Through Stakeholder Empowerment : A Case Study on Västerbotten County, Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Statsvetenskapliga institutionen

    Author : Auvikki Ilmarar Bjerka de Boon; [2019]
    Keywords : ;

    Abstract : Climate change and what to do about it, both in relation to mitigation and adaptation, is a strongly debated topic. One of the areas that has been brought forward as pivotal in both adaptation and mitigation is the forest sector. Yet, the scientific literature reveals that adaptation measures are to date seldomly implemented in this sector. READ MORE

  3. 3. Köpprocessen av skogsfastigheter – köparens, säljarens och mäklarens perspektiv

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Author : Magnus Persson; [2019]
    Keywords : köpprocess; skogsfastigheter; förmedlingsprocess; överlåtelse; mervärde; skogsägare; skogsäljare; skogsmäklare;

    Abstract : Årligen säljs skogsfastigheter för miljardbelopp i Sverige där nya ägare tar över mar-ker som någon annan tidigare ägt och brukat. Utbudet av skogsfastigheter är begrän-sat eftersom fastigheterna ofta överlåts inom familjer eller släkten. READ MORE

  4. 4. Clearcutting and the breeding productivity of golden eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) in Västerbotten County

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

    Author : Amanda Trulsson; [2019]
    Keywords : forestry; breeding productivity; breeding success; nestlings; breeding core home range; breeding core area;

    Abstract : The golden eagle (Aquila chrysaetos) is red-listed as near threatened in Sweden, but there are many basic ecological and demographical parameters important for successful management and conservation that are unknown for the Swedish golden eagle population. Forestry, and especially clearcutting (or final cutting/felling or regeneration cutting/felling), the most common harvesting system in Sweden since the 1950’s, are likely important factors affecting the Swedish golden eagle population, but exactly how is largely unknown. READ MORE

  5. 5. How is soil carbon stock in old-growth boreal forests affected by management?

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

    Author : Jenny Dahl; [2018]
    Keywords : forest management; unmanaged forest; harvesting effects; mineral soil; skogsskötsel; obrukad skog; avverkningseffekt; mineraljord;

    Abstract : Boreal forests are able to store large amounts of carbon in soil and biomass, and forest management is considered an important strategy for mitigating climate change. Sweden has a long history of forest management that have intensified during the last century, but there are still old-growth forests that have not been disturbed by management. READ MORE