Essays about: "protected areas"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 264 essays containing the words protected areas.

  1. 1. Vad betyder det att skydda natur? : en europeisk jämförelse av skyddade områden

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Ecology and Management

    Author : Therése Strömvall Nyberg; [2021]
    Keywords : skyddade områden; Aichimål 11; EU; IUCN; protected areas; Aichi goal 11;

    Abstract : För att försöka stoppa förlusten av biodiversitet har internationella mål och direktiv satts upp, såsom Aichimål 11 och art- och habitatdirektivet, med intentionerna och kraven att de ska implementeras på nationell nivå. Det gör så att internationell statistik förs över länders framsteg och hur långt de lyckats med att uppnå tidigare nämnda mål och direktiv. READ MORE

  2. 2. Remote sensing analysis of land cover/use conditions of community-based wildlife conservation areas in Tanzania

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Kharid Mwakoba; [2021]
    Keywords : geography; Geographical Information Systems; GIS; remote sensing; wildlife management area; Tanzania; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Community based approaches to conservation in the developing world have generally been criticized for not meeting their goals of sustainable conservation and local development. Inadequate local participation and inequitable benefits sharing among others are some of the major concerns. READ MORE

  3. 3. Acid sulphate soil in Falkenberg on the west coast of Sweden - The first discovery of active acid sulphate soil outside the Baltic Basin

    University essay from Göteborgs universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper

    Author : Ida Kling Jonasson; [2020-09-09]
    Keywords : Acid sulphate soil on the Swedish west coast; formational environment; Tapes transgression; Resistivity measurements; Baltic Basin;

    Abstract : Active AS soil has several negative impacts on the environment due to their ability to severely decreasepH-values and mobilize metals bound in the soil. The negative impacts can especially be seen in aquaticenvironments that drains an active AS soil. READ MORE

  4. 4. Changes in habitat suitability for three declining Anatidae species saltmarshes on the Mersey estuary, North-West England

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Cecilia Baggini; [2020]
    Keywords : Geography; GIS; habitat suitability model; saltmarsh; protected areas; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Saltmarshes are areas of coastal grassland that are regularly flooded by seawater. They support a large number of resident and migratory bird species, both overwintering and breeding. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Playground Project : This project is dividid in three main topics, working with the topic and the meaning of play, the form and the design of the ground, everything comes together in the final project.

    University essay from KTH/Urbana och regionala studier

    Author : Floris Bastian Bouma; [2020]
    Keywords : child development; risky play; equipment; isolation; playground safety; urbanism space;

    Abstract : Playing is the dominant activity in children's daily life, but is the playground still the place where children have their first encounter with societal roles, norms and values of today’s society, through the act of playing? The playground functions as the place where children are forced to educate themselves, in learning to develop, to make decisions, to solve problems, and to regulate emotions. They look for risks in order to test and explore their physical limits. READ MORE