Essays about: "event water"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 81 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. Om hänsynen till vatten i skogslandskapet samt ansvarsfördelningen bland berörda myndigheter

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Mattias Olsson; [2018]
    Keywords : kantzoner; naturhänsyn; avverkning;

    Abstract : This report is partly written on behalf of and together with the County Board of Västernorrland and the Swedish Forest Agency of District Västernorrland, who wanted help to clarify two questions. The first question was about whether there have been any changes in how forest owners act when clear cutting riparian forests close to streams. READ MORE

  4. 4. Integrating climate forecast in humanitarian decision making: How to get from early warning to early action?

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Riskhantering och Samhällssäkerhet

    Author : Reena Bajracharya; [2018]
    Keywords : Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Disaster risk management efforts currently focus on long-term preventive measures and post-disaster response. Outside of these, there are many short-term actions, such as evacuation or distribution of water purifications tablets, medical supplies or flood response drills, which can be implemented in the period of time between the warning and a potential disaster to reduce the risk of impacts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Development of monitoring program for water safety in small-scale water treatment plants in rural areas of Ecuador

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Tone Sigrell; [2018]
    Keywords : Safe water; Quantitative microbial risk assessment; QMRA; Sustainable water access; Water quality monitoring; kvantitativ mikrobiell riskanalys; QMRA; hållbar dricksvattenförsörjning; vattenkvalitétsövervakningsprogram;

    Abstract : Globally a major health concern according to the World health organization (WHO, 2011) is gastro-intestinal infections caused by fecally contaminated water. The access to drinking water has increased due to international efforts, however the long-term sustainability and safety of the water accessed have gained criticism, and many water sources have proven to be both contaminated (UN, 2016) and badly managed (WHO, 2016a). READ MORE