Essays about: "land"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 3063 essays containing the word land.

  1. 1. To certify or not to certify: A qualitative investigation into producer sentiments surrounding sustainability certifications in the Spanish wine industry

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för globala studier

    Author : Angelika Nyblom; [2020-09-04]
    Keywords : wine industry; ; Spain; sustainability; certification; neoliberalism; Critical Sustainability Studies;

    Abstract : As the popularity of sustainably-produced wines continues to grow, wine producersare seeking to market sustainable practices through certification schemes, in order to gainadvantage in the competitive global wine industry. Though Spain contains the largest amountof land dedicated to vine growing globally and is home to over 4,300 wineries, the Spanishwine industry only has one industry-specific sustainability certification scheme, Wineries forClimate Protection, of which a mere 23 wineries are certified. READ MORE

  2. 2. After the storm - Environmental art in a textile practice

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Steneby - Institutionen för Konsthantverk och Design

    Author : Maja Nederman; [2020-07-09]
    Keywords : Land art; Fiber art; Craft; Organic; Nature; Environment; Beach; Ocean;

    Abstract : When we look closer at the world around us, there is so much art and beauty that wetend to overlook. There are aspects of nature that we can reexamine and explore. Thiscan be done by reorganizing that which has grown and settled organically or by placingsomething foreign into the environment and seeing how the land responds. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mercury and methyl mercury release in soil and water - their relationship with different properties in Skogaryd

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Linnéa Johansson; [2020-07-08]
    Keywords : mercury; methylmercury; demethylation; pH; dissolved oxygen and total organic content;

    Abstract : In Skogaryd research site, water samples were taken and analysed for total mercury (Hgtot) andmethylmercury (MeHg) concentration along with the pH, dissolved oxygen (DO) and total organiccontent (TOC). This to give the condition of the site before the forest is clear-cute and a part of theland rewetted to a wetland. READ MORE

  4. 4. Predicting Pedestrian Counts per Street Segment in Urban Environments

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för data- och informationsteknik

    Author : Simon Karlsson; [2020-07-08]
    Keywords : data science; pedestrian movement; machine learning; random forest; negative binomial; spatial morphology; road network; street centrality; built environment; built density; attractions; land division;

    Abstract : Cities are continuously growing all over the world and the complexity of designingurban environments increases. Therefore, there is a need to build a better understandingin how our cities work today. One of the essential parts of this is understandingthe pedestrian movement. READ MORE

  5. 5. Sovereignty in Cyberspace A study on Customary International Law on the Principle of Sovereignty

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Juridiska institutionen

    Author : Sam Safi; [2020-05-17]
    Keywords : Customary International La; Cyberspace; Sovereignty;

    Abstract : The global expansion of the internet has enabled the emergence of a relatively new theatre of inter-state conflicts; the domain of cyberspace. The emergence of cyberspace poses great challenges to the territorial understanding of the world order and raises important questions about fundamental concepts of international law. READ MORE