Essays about: "animals and environment"

Showing result 21 - 25 of 768 essays containing the words animals and environment.

  1. 21. Species that connect

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Karin Weissenegger; [2021]
    Keywords : interspecies solidarity; Human; Non-Human; sentien being; elderly care; care; care work; relationship of care; animal welfare; nursing home;

    Abstract : People are growing older than they ever have before. My architectural proposal is a home for the elderly in a rural environment close to Stockholm.I think there is a large group of people, including me, who loves animals and recognizes their positive effect on wellbeing. READ MORE

  2. 22. Konsumenters inställning till ett slopat beteskrav : en enkätstudie

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Gulli Gustafsson; [2021]
    Keywords : pasture; dairy cow; welfare; outdoor access; consumer attitudes;

    Abstract : There are three primary behaviours that cattle spend most of their time with; ruminating, resting and grazing. According to the Swedish animal welfare legislation, animals must be kept and cared for in a good environment. The legislation requires cattle to go on pasture, except calves and bulls. READ MORE

  3. 23. Aktivitetshalsband på katt : verifiering av tillförlitligheten i mätningar av katters fysiska aktivitet

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Kent Anders Mathiasson; [2021]
    Keywords : accelerometer; accelerometri; aktivitetshalsband; aktivitetsmonitor; felin; fysisk aktivitet; katt;

    Abstract : Andelen äldre katter ökar i Sverige och med åldern ökar diabetes och ledsjukdomar, som osteoartrit. Tidig diagnos av dylika sjukdomar är viktigt för katternas hälsa och välmående. READ MORE

  4. 24. Phytoremediation potential for poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) using various plant species

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Aquatic Sciences and Assessment

    Author : Tien-Chi Wu; [2021]
    Keywords : phytoremediation; PFAS; mustard; sunflower; industrial hemp; soil; plant;

    Abstract : Poly- and perfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) have unique chemical characteristics and are used in a wide variety of products. PFASs have been found in wild animals and humans and have shown adverse effects. Different remediation methods have been developed to remediate PFASs in the environment. READ MORE

  5. 25. En analys av vildrenars, fårs och kronhjorts nyttjande av saltstensplatser på norska fjäll i relation till avmagringssjuka (CWD)

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Author : Cecilia Johansson; [2021]
    Keywords : Avmagringssjuka; CWD Norge; vildren; kronhjort; tamfår; miljösmitta; saltstensplatser; viltkamera; maskininlärning;

    Abstract : A common practice in Norway is to let sheep, goats and cattle roam freely in the mountains during summer. They are provided with salt licks, which is mainly done by farmers having sheep on summer pasture. READ MORE