Essays about: "forests"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 1257 essays containing the word forests.

  1. 1. How does an adaptation of forest management to storm damage risk affect indicators for sustainable forestry? : an analysis with Heureka PlanWise in a future with an increased risk of storm damages to forests

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Author : Linnea Larsson; [2022]
    Keywords : changing climate; decision support system; forest damage; forest management; storm; trade-off; ; wind;

    Abstract : With a changing climate, the risk for damage to the forest will increase. In Sweden, large storm damages have been more common under the 20th century and are also the damaging event that has resulted in the largest damages in Europe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Minskande senvuxenhet på produktiv skogsmark i Norrland : implikationer för vedlevande organismer och betydelsen av myr- och bergimpediment

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Tyr Nilsson; [2022]
    Keywords : Slow-grown trees; growth rate; ring width; pinus sylvestris; picea abies; low-productive forests; mires; rocky outcrops; swedish NFI;

    Abstract : Senvuxen ved är ett viktigt substrat för vissa vedlevande organismer på grund av en långsam nedbrytning och låg konkurrens. Tillväxtförhöjande åtgärder inom skogsbruk, liksom ökande temperaturer, kan ha orsakat en minskning av senvuxen ved under den senare halvan av 1900-talet. READ MORE

  3. 3. Drönaranvändning i gallringsskog : flygande gallring – en teoretisk analys av drönares potential

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Kristina Häggström; Lukas Svangärd; [2022]
    Keywords : Drönare; Gallringsdrönare; Skogsbruk; Gallring;

    Abstract : Det finns inga drönare på marknaden idag som utför gallringsarbete, den tekniken existerar enbart i ett tidigt utvecklingsstadie. Därmed finns det begränsad information samt en hel del obesvarade frågeställningar kring ämnet. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting the size of a company winning a procurement: an evaluation study of three classification models

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Statistiska institutionen

    Author : Ellen Björkegren; [2022]
    Keywords : public procurement; classification; Linear Discriminant Analysis; Random Forests; Support Vector Machines;

    Abstract : In this thesis, the performance of the classification methods Linear Discriminant Analysis (LDA), Random Forests (RF), and Support Vector Machines (SVM) are compared using procurement data to predict what size company will win a procurement. This is useful information for companies, since bidding on a procurement takes time and resources, which they can save if they know their chances of winning are low. READ MORE

  5. 5. Credit Scoring Based on Behavioural Data

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Daniel Bouvin; Erik Hamberg; [2022]
    Keywords : Banking; Behavior; Behaviour; Credit Modelling; Klarna; Logistic Regression; Machine Learning; Neural Networks; Random Forests; XGBoost;

    Abstract : Credit modelling has traditionally been done by credit institutes based on financial data about the individuals requesting the credit. While this has been sufficient in lowering risk in developed economies with plenty of financial data it is inefficient in developing economies and fails to reach the unbanked population. READ MORE