Essays about: "grazing management"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 162 essays containing the words grazing management.

  1. 1. Comparative movement behaviour and habitat selection of semi-domestic herbivore : central-place grazing versus free-range grazing in Reindeer (Rangifer t. tarandus)

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

    Author : Muhammad Fawad Sharif; [2020]
    Keywords : supplementary feeding; habitat selection; lichen-rich forests; home range size; Rangifer tarandus tarandus; reindeer husbandry management; Sámi; recursive movements; utility distribution; clear cuts; brownian bridge movement model;

    Abstract : Reindeer (Rangifer tarandus tarandus) husbandry mainly relies on natural pastures to ensure a sustainable animal production. In Sweden, coniferous forest areas are most commonly utilized as grazing grounds during winter. Additionally, supplementary feeding is sometimes provided for free-ranging animals to ensure their survival. READ MORE

  2. 2. Betesdjur i förvaltning av rekreationsområden : en studie av Skåneleden

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

    Author : Anna Schön; [2020]
    Keywords : betesdjur; förvaltning; rekreation; naturområden; Skåneleden; hållbar utveckling; betesmarker; landskapsplanering;

    Abstract : The keeping of livestock has, for a long time, been a part of how humans affect the Swedish landscape. Some areas have been used for grazing for hundreds of years and have formed complex habitats for a variety of different plants and animals. READ MORE

  3. 3. Historisk hävdtidpunkt i landskapets gräsmarker

    University essay from SLU/Swedish Biodiversity Centre

    Author : Marta Åkesson; [2020]
    Keywords : gullviva; hävdtidpunkt; historisk markanvändning; gräsmarker; biologisk mångfald; bete; ängar; storskifteskartor;

    Abstract : Denna studie i biologi berör gräsmarkernas historiska hävdtidpunkt och dess betydelse för den viktiga biologiska mångfalden. Under det senaste århundradet har många av de artrika och hävdade gräsmarkerna i Sverige försvunnit till följd av den intensifiering av jordbruket som skett. READ MORE

  4. 4. Studie av effekterna efter behandling mot viltarbete i plantskog i östra Götaland

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Elias Tallgren; Henrik Andersson; [2020]
    Keywords : Viltskador; Viltmedel; Plantering;

    Abstract : iv Abstract For many years, the game has been a problem when establishing new forest, which over the years has not become an easier task in traditional forestry. The number of new game species has increased, and the hunters have not been able to keep the populations down. READ MORE

  5. 5. Management of pastures : what is affecting the farmers priority?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Ecology

    Author : Karolina Karlsson; [2020]
    Keywords : pasture; natural pasture; environment subsidies; land leasing; grazing regimes; grazing management;

    Abstract : Natural pastures are important for the biological biodiversity. 2004 did we have 520 000 ha of pastures in Sweden according to the Swedish agency of agriculture, today we have 461 000 ha (Jordbruksverket, 2019). READ MORE