Essays about: "root growth"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 197 essays containing the words root growth.

  1. 1. Biokol i substratblandningar : möjlighet för plantskolenäringen att minska användning av torv

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

    Author : Annika Svensson; [2022]
    Keywords : biokol; substrat; vattenhållande förmåga; torr skrymdensitet; kompaktdensitet; porositet; containerodling; Air-Pot; Ulmus laevis; Fagus sylvatica fk GOTTÅSA E;

    Abstract : Genom att använda andra typer av material för substratblandningar till odling av träd och buskar i plantskolenäringen kan man minska användningen av torv. I detta självständiga arbete har olika material använts till försök för att se möjligheter till att hitta alternativ till delar i ett, ur växtens synpunkt, bra substrat. READ MORE

  2. 2. Water mapping in Scots pine stands after thinning

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Michalina Maria Grabowska; [2022]
    Keywords : Scots pine; Pinus sylvestris; drought; thinning; root system; water uptake; heavy water;

    Abstract : Climate change is an ongoing issue in various fields, including forestry. More frequent and severe droughts have been already noted around the world, also in Europe. Visible reduction in available water in forests has adverse consequences such as increased tree mortality, higher vulnerability and smaller growth. READ MORE

  3. 3. Mixed Stand vs Monoculture : a Simulation Study Assessing Growth and Profitability of Norway spruce and Birch in Mixtures and Pure Stands

    University essay from SLU/Southern Swedish Forest Research Centre

    Author : Babatunde Dosumu; [2022]
    Keywords : N.spruce-birch stands; monoculture; thinning treatment; mixed forest;

    Abstract : Picea abies L. Karst (N. spruce) monocultures dominate the forest landscape of southern Sweden due to their suitability for the prevalent site conditions, well established silviculture, and profitability. However, disturbances such as windthrow, bark beetle damage, and Heterobasidion root rot pose a risk to N. READ MORE

  4. 4. AN INTERDISCIPLINARY FRAMEWORK TO EXPLAIN ECOLOGICAL CRIME : A CASE STUDY OF THE BP DEEPWATER HORIZON OIL SPILL

    University essay from Malmö universitet/Institutionen för kriminologi (KR)

    Author : Natasha Otero; [2022]
    Keywords : corporate crime; criminology theory; environmental crime; green criminology; treadmill of production;

    Abstract : Our drive to achieve economic development and growth is driving our planet to an unprecedented level of ecological destruction. The structural forces of capitalism together with a culture of consumerism is pushing the environment to its limits causing climate change, pollution and threatening the wellbeing of humanity and the ecosystem. READ MORE

  5. 5. Identification of spectral features differentiating fungal strains in infrared absorption spectroscopic images

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Beräkningsbiologi och biologisk fysik

    Author : Dejan Stancevic; [2022]
    Keywords : Physics and Astronomy;

    Abstract : There are many unknowns regarding the interaction between fungi and their surroundings. In this project, we took a closer look at hyperspectral images of several fungal strains on two different substrates. The project mainly consisted of developing a code for the classification of fungal strains and the extraction of information from it. READ MORE