Essays about: "no rains"

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  1. 1. Nya vägar för trafik och vatten : sänkta hastigheter ger plats för klimatanpassning

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

    Author : Niklas Tengheden; [2017]
    Keywords : planering; klimatanpassning; dagvattenhantering; gatumiljö; trafik; helsingborg;

    Abstract : Uppsatsen tar sin utgångspunkt i klimatförändringarna och de förväntade följderna av dessa, vilket bland annat innebär kraftigare och intensivare regn. Kraftigare regn innebär stora utmaningar för städer och tätbebyggda områden där stora andelar av markytorna är hårdgjorda. READ MORE

  2. 2. Msimbazi Wetland Park : restoration of an urban flood plain in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Urban and Rural Development

    Author : Karin Axi; Elin Lindström; [2016]
    Keywords : floods; flood water management; pollution reduction; urban river restoration; urban wetland;

    Abstract : Degradation of urban river systems is a global problem that poses challenges in Tanzania and other low-income countries, as well as in the rest of the world. To a large extent this is a result of fast urbanization, pollution and floods, that changes and deteriorate natural riverine systems and their ecosystems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effect of soil tillage system and straw retention on soil aggregation and water capacity

    University essay from SLU/Department of Biosystems and Technology (from 130101)

    Author : Emma Lindqvist; [2015]
    Keywords : soil; tillage; structure; aggregation; straw; water capacity;

    Abstract : Arable land supplies food and it is therefore important to develop the production and land-use in a sustainable way. To grow crops for food should be both economical and environmentally sustainable and the soil structure and quality should be taken in consideration when cultivating our land. READ MORE

  4. 4. Patient safety in operating theatres in Bangladesh

    University essay from KTH/Medicinsk teknik; KTH/Medicinsk teknik

    Author : Michaela Sjödin; Sara Norén; [2014]
    Keywords : patient safety; Bangladesh; operating theatres; operating rooms; patientsäkerhet; Bangladesh; operationsavdelningar; operationssalar;

    Abstract : BackgroundBecause of extreme population and a lack of resources the risk of beeing harmed while admitted to a hospital in Bangladesh is big. Mistakes made at operating theatres can result in devastating consequences, but by evaluating the patient safety that risk can be minimized. READ MORE

  5. 5. Salt transfer under irrigation with treated wastewater in semi-arid Tunisia

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Avdelningen för Teknisk vattenresurslära

    Author : Hanna Lundqvist; Emma Nilsson; [2013]
    Keywords : Soil salinity; Tunisia; irrigation; EM38; treated wastewater; agriculture; soil salinity assessment; ECe; ESAP.; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : A continuously growing population in the world has resulted in more agricultural activity in arid- and semi-arid areas where it once was harder to cultivate crops. Due to the high evaporation and the lack of rainfall in these areas it is necessary to irrigate the fields. READ MORE