Essays about: "phosphorus and sediment losses"

Found 2 essays containing the words phosphorus and sediment losses.

  1. 1. Can we use optical sensors in highly turbid agricultural streams?

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Ana Paula Abade Smoginski; [2017]
    Keywords : optical sensors; phosphorus and sediment losses; turbidity; organic matter; agricultural catchments;

    Abstract : Optical sensors are advanced technology capable of monitoring water quality con-tinuously at high temporal resolution. Optical sensors are prone to errors when deployed in streams with high sediment content. Agricultural streams, with high and variable suspended sediment loads, can affect the performance of these instru-ments. READ MORE

  2. 2. Identifiering av områden med risk för fosforförluster genom ytavrinning : metodutveckling med GIS

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Anders Larsson; [2011]
    Keywords : erosion; GIS; phosphorous; surface runoff; USLE; USPED;

    Abstract : The eutrophication of lakes and seas with the algal bloom and deficiency inoxygen that follow, has been given priority by the Swedish government as oneof 16 environmental objectives. The purpose of this project was to develop a toolbased on a simple model, limited amount of data and geographic informationsystem (GIS) to identify areas with risk for phosphorus losses due to surfacerunoff. READ MORE