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  1. 1. Fladdermöss i parkmiljö och stadsnära natur

    University essay from SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Author : Lidia Prykhodko; [2019]
    Keywords : fladdermöss; fragmentering; vattenmiljöer; parker; grönområden; holkar; stadsmiljö; ihåliga träd; trädkorridorer; ljusföroreningar; artificiellt ljus;

    Abstract : Kunskapen om fladdermöss har genom tiderna varit bristfällig, dessa djur har inte sällan förknippats med mörker, ohyra och obehag. Detta börjar dock förändras i takt med tillkomsten av nya lagar som bland annat ger fladdermössen ett starkt skydd på både nationell och internationell nivå. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Energy Management Oriented Analysis: Case Study of a Waste to Energy Plant in Lecco, Italy

    University essay from KTH/Kraft- och värmeteknologi

    Author : Noemi Cerra; [2019]
    Keywords : ISO 50001; Energy Management; Energy Management System; Energy Efficiency; Waste To Energy; Energy Review.; ISO 50001; Energihantering; Energihanteringssystem; Energieffektivitet; Avfall till energi; Energibesiktning.;

    Abstract : The ISO 50001 standard on energy management systems was released in 2011 with the aim of providing organizations with a standardised guideline for the evaluation and continual improvement of energy performance. Complex structures such as the waste to energy (WTE) sector, which must comply with social, environmental, economic and productivity objectives, can benefit from the development of a compliant energy management system (EnMS). READ MORE

  3. 3. Is Myotis brandtii a fussy little bat? : habitat selection and impact of forestry on Brandt's bat (Myotis brandtii)

    University essay from SLU/Swedish Biodiversity Centre

    Author : Johanna Kammonen; [2019]
    Keywords : Myotis brandtii; habitat selection; forestry; insects; maternity colony;

    Abstract : Humans are expanding their land use with e.g. forestry, agriculture and urbanisation, which can have both positive and negative effects upon biodiversity. One taxon that has shown to be affected by forestry is bats, however, the impacts differ depending on forestry method and their foraging strategy. READ MORE

  4. 4. Flygmekanik i sidledsmanöver hos Svartvit flugsnappare (Ficedula hypoleuca)

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Examensarbeten i biologi

    Author : Ludwig Nilsson; [2019]
    Keywords : Biology and Life Sciences;

    Abstract : There is not much research done regarding maneouvering flight on Birds. What has been done surrounding the area usually involves steady flight and not maneuvering. For the most part studies concern bats, insects or hummingbirds. READ MORE

  5. 5. Predicting bat occurrence : evaluation of a connectivity-based habitat index for Swedish bats

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Gesa von Hirschheydt; [2018]
    Keywords : bats Chiroptera ; bat habitat index; ecological impact assessment; flight friction; cost distance analysis; landscape permeability;

    Abstract : Ecological impact assessments are required for all large infrastructure or exploitation projects because of their effects on environment and species. Methods that would make such assessments more standardised, efficient and reliable are highly desirable in today’s society, where many species are decreasing due to human-induced habitat modifications. READ MORE