Essays about: "precipitation"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 716 essays containing the word precipitation.

  1. 1. Hg concentration in humus soils in different Arctic and Subarctic tundra vegetation types : Including a method comparison for analyzing metals in humus soils

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för ekologi, miljö och geovetenskap

    Author : Alice Sandvärn; [2022]
    Keywords : Hg concentration; vegetation types; Arctic tundra; elevation gradient; XRF;

    Abstract : Heavy metals, such as mercury (Hg), have a long residence time in the atmosphere and can be transported long distances and deposited in the Arctic via wet and dry deposition. Still, there are few studies on the complex mercury cycle and how different plant groups absorb Hg. READ MORE

  2. 2. Four years with Cotula coronopifolia  : Monitoring and climate suitability modelling

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysiologisk botanik

    Author : Lina Tomasson; [2022]
    Keywords : climate suitability model; Cotula coronopifolia; dispersal mechanisms; expansion speed; invasive alien species;

    Abstract : Cotula coronopifolia is a short-lived plant that originates from South Africa and Namibia. It has been present in Europe since the 18th century. This study includes a monitoring inventory of two C. coronopifolia populations on Öland, Sweden, which has taken place continuously four consecutive years (2018-2021). READ MORE

  3. 3. Natural Hazards Impact on Real Estate Value : A Semi - Quantitative Risk Assessment of the Climatic Impact on Commercial Buildings in Milan, Italy

    University essay from KTH/Fastighetsföretagande och finansiella system

    Author : Agnes Karlsson; Robin Claesson; [2022]
    Keywords : Natural Hazards; Real Estate Value; Climate Risk; Vulnerability; Extremväder; Fastighetsvärde; Klimatrisk; Sårbarhet;

    Abstract : In the light of the increased frequency of natural hazards in Europe alongside the high impact a hazardous event has on real estate value, real estate owners need to manage and strengthen assets within their entire portfolio to increase resilience and minimize the vulnerability to future negative impact. Further, a research gap exists in how to incorporate climate variables with real estate specifics which makes it challenging for property managers and other stakeholders to interpret the climatic impact on a particular asset. READ MORE

  4. 4. Phosphorous Precipitation in Source Separated Greywater for Direct Environmental Release.

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Kemiteknik (CI)

    Author : Ashley Hall; [2022]
    Keywords : water; wastewater; source separation; greywater; phosphorous; precipitation; utfällning; Chemical Engineering; Technology and Engineering;

    Abstract : As our understanding of the impact humans have on the environment changes, so too do the mitigation strategies we employ to prevent it. One major source of anthropogenic pollution is wastewater effluent. READ MORE

  5. 5. Dagvattenhantering som ger mervärden : en undersökning av två dagvattenanläggningar i Uppsala kommun

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

    Author : Vera Linn Karlsson; [2022]
    Keywords : dagvattenanläggning; dagvattendamm; dagvattenhantering; dagvattenpark; hållbar utveckling; mervärden; mångfunktionell dagvattenhantering;

    Abstract : Växande städer och ökad nederbörd är ett faktum i dagens samhälle och dagvattenhantering har därför blivit en allt viktigare del av stadsplaneringen. Städernas hårdgjorda ytor försvårar dagvattnets infiltration i marken och risken för översvämningar ökar. READ MORE