Essays about: "event water"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 84 essays containing the words event water.

  1. 1. Environmental change during the Holocene : A comparative multi-proxy study of landscape disturbances in Northern Sweden

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Mégane Capel; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocene; Lake-Water TOC; climate; lake sediment; vegetation;

    Abstract : Varved lake sediments were used to provide information on how a landscape is affected by disturbances of different scales, from global (i.e. climatic) to local (i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Runoff modelling and assessment of treatment wetland performance using a triangular form based multiple flow algorithm

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Clara Hübinger; [2019]
    Keywords : Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Eutrophication is one of the biggest threats to aquatic ecosystems. As nutrient load increases in marine environments in the Öresund and Baltic Sea and dead zones grow, Swedish municipalities further their efforts in limiting the amount of nutrients delivered into those environments. READ MORE

  3. 3. Reframing plastic through experiences at a beach clean-up : a frame analysis of experience-based learnings at a beach clean-up for creating knowledge, building responsibility and motivation to shape individuals’ pro-environmental plastic behaviours

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Jana Ricarda Busch; [2019]
    Keywords : plastic crisis; frames; behavioural change; pro-environmental behaviour; motivation; responsibility; beach clean-ups; citzen science project; experience-based learning; Spain;

    Abstract : The plastic crisis is one of the major environmental challenges of our times. Plastic pollution impacts our health, water, tourism, fishing and overall ecosystem. Plastic debris has accumulated in natural habitats from the poles to the equator. READ MORE

  4. 4. Effects of microbial community coalescence in lake water at ice break-off

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    Author : Christoffer Melhus; [2019]
    Keywords : Freshwater lakes; ice break-off; microbial community coalescence; dissolved organic matter; microbial enzymatic activity; primary production; photo degradation.;

    Abstract : The period of ice break-off in spring is a key event for many biogeochemical processes in lakes globallly. The biogeochemical processes occurring at ice break-off have the potential of influencing characteristics of lakes throughout spring and summer, including algal blooms and greenhouse gas emission. READ MORE

  5. 5. Våtmarksliv : ett gestaltningskoncept för dagvattenhantering och rekreation i en anlagd våtmark

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Ia Neumüller; Mattias Lazar; [2019]
    Keywords : våtmark; dagvatten; rekreation; vinterrekreation; dagvattenhantering; rening; gestaltning;

    Abstract : Detta examensarbete behandlar två områden relaterade till förtätning av städer och urbanisering. Det ena rör problematik kring dagvatten. Den andra rör människors minskade kontakt med naturen och ökade andel tid som tillbringas inomhus. I samband med förtätningen av våra städer ökar andelen hårdgjorda ytor. READ MORE