Essays about: "endangered species"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 131 essays containing the words endangered species.

  1. 1. Bumblebee resource dynamics : a review of foraging and nesting in the agricultural landscape

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Anna Douhan Sundahl; [2020]
    Keywords : bumblebees; bumblebee population dynamics; bumblebee drivers; flower strips; competition with honeybees; foraging; nesting; hibernation;

    Abstract : 90 % of all plants on earth either benefits or entirely depends on pollination. There are pollinators among families of bees (Apidea), butterflies (Lepidoptera) and birds (Aves). Bees of genus Bombus spp., bumblebees, are especially important and provide pollination service for 80 % of the crops of Europe and many wild plant species. READ MORE

  2. 2. Bison bonasus : återuppbyggnaden av en nästan utrotad art

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

    Author : Morgan Daleryd Sjöblom; [2019]
    Keywords : visent; europeisk bison; Bison bonasus; genetik; återintroduktion;

    Abstract : Visent eller den europeiska bison är en art som efter första världskriget hade dött ut i det vilda på grund av jakt. Endast 54 djur från arten återstod i fångenskap och det är från dessa anfäder som dagens bestånd av både vilda och visenter i fångenskap härstammar. READ MORE

  3. 3. Analyzing Factors Influencing Reproductive Success of the Mountain Chicken : Nordens Ark Captive Breeding Program

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Chad Donaldson; [2019]
    Keywords : frog; frogs; mountain chicken; mountain chicken frog; leptodactylus; fallax; herpetology; amphibian; amphibians; multiple linear regression; statistical analysis; Nordens Ark; captive breeding; zoo; zoology; conservation; endangered species; grodor; groda; kycklinggroda; Nordens Ark; amfibier; zoologi; herpetologi; analys; hotade arter; bevarande; avel;

    Abstract : Amphibians globally are declining with roughly a third facing extinction due primarily to threats linked to human impacts. One way in which this is being combated is by captive breeding programs. READ MORE

  4. 4. The Institute for Screen Care and Marinebiological Research

    University essay from KTH/Arkitektur

    Author : Isak Hellström; [2019]
    Keywords : Screen addiction ; Institution ; Kymlinge ;

    Abstract : The project is an investigation how screen addiction therapy and Marine biological research can be combined, and how they can support each other. This is an institution for both screen addicts and biological researchers on endangered water species of the Baltic Sea. There are no digital screens here. READ MORE

  5. 5. Bevarandet av afrikansk vildhund (Lycaon pictus) : potentiella strategier för att förbättra artens fortsatta överlevnad

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

    Author : Lovisa Snygg; [2019]
    Keywords : afrikansk vildhund; Lycaon pictus; reproduktion; habitat; sjukdomar hos afrikansk vildhund; attityd mot afrikansk vildhund;

    Abstract : Den afrikanska vildhunden (Lycaon pictus) är en karnivor i hunddjursfamiljen. Majoriteten av dess populationen finns i södra Afrika och i de södra delarna av Östafrika. De lever i sociala grupper, så kallade flockar, som kan ha ett medlemsantal mellan 3–44 individer. READ MORE