Essays about: "importance of Dams"

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  1. 16. Karst and waters in it : a literature study on karst in general and on problems and possibilities of water management in karst in particular

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Veronika Raguž; [2008]
    Keywords : karst aquifer; hydrology; karst hydrology; karst; geography; physical geography; ground water; water management; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Karst är landskap och karakteristika som är viktiga både ur hydrologisk och geologisk synpunkt och som är utvecklade genom vattnets vittring av oftast karbonathaltiga stenar. Denna uppsats kartlägger världens karstområden, beskriver egenskaper av karst och karsthydrologi och strävar efter att definiera problem och möjligheter med vattenhantering i karstlandskap. READ MORE

  2. 17. An investigation of nutrient levels along the Mbuluzi River - A background for sustainable water resources management

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Anna Gustafsson; Maria Johansson; [2006]
    Keywords : Civil engineering; Technological sciences; teknisk geografi; nutrients; eutrophication; River water quality; water quality monitoring; Mozambique; Flodvattenkvalitet; Swaziland; näringsämnen; övergödning; vattenkvalitetsövervakning; Hydrogeology; geographical and geological engineering; teknisk geologi; Hydrogeologi; Teknik; hydraulic engineering; offshore technology; soil mechanics; Väg- och vattenbyggnadsteknik; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : Definition: The Mbuluzi River runs through Swaziland and Mozambique into the Indian Ocean. Due to water shortage, population increase and growing industrial and agricultural sectors, high stress is being put on the water quality. READ MORE

  3. 18. Den relativa viktens (kalv/ko) inflytande på kalvningsegenskaperna hos SRB och SLB

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Animal Breeding and Genetics

    Author : Therese Sundberg; [2005]
    Keywords : födelsevikt; levande vikt; relativ födelsevikt; mjölkkor; kalvningssvårigheter; dödfödslar;

    Abstract : Difficult calvings and stillbirths are problems in Swedish dairy production that result in large expenses for the farmers and welfare issues concerning the animals. A common opinion is that the live weight of SRB and SLB is increasing, and whether increased weights have caused the increase in calving problems has been discussed. READ MORE

  4. 19. Downstream migration of brown trout (Salmo trutta) smolts past hydropowerplants in the river Emån

    University essay from Karlstads universitet/Institutionen för natur och miljö

    Author : Michael Olson; [2005]
    Keywords : Salmo trutta; brown trout; passage efficiency; telemetry; downstream migration; hydropower plant; Havsöring; passage effektivitet; telemetri; nedströms migration; vattenkraftverk;

    Abstract : The passage efficiency of downstream migrating brown trout (Salmo trutta) smolts past two hydropower plants in the River Emån, southeastern Sweden, was evaluated by telemetry. From 26 April to 17 May 2005, 40 wild brown trout smolts were radio-tagged, and their positions were recorded daily until 14 June. READ MORE

  5. 20. Project Finance : Finding the right sources of funding

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Ekonomiska institutionen; Linköpings universitet/Ekonomiska institutionen

    Author : Björn Holmgren; Karin Lindh; [2002]
    Keywords : Business and economics; Project Finance; Projektfinansiering; Privatisation; SPC; Ekonomi;

    Abstract : Background: Following the wave of privatisation and deregulation during the last decades, buyers of infrastructure constructions, such as dams, roads and telecommunication, have changed from states or public authorities to private companies. Private buyers do not always have the financial strength to arrange the financing for a project and providing a financial arrangement, for example by helping customers to obtain loans, has become a means to compete on the market. READ MORE