Essays about: "slash"

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  1. 1. Pine production comparison : production potential of Loblolly pine (Pinus taeda) and Slash pine (Pinus elliottii) in the southeastern USA in relation to initial density and forest management

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Forest Resource Management

    Author : Åsa Ramberg; [2019]
    Keywords : Loblolly pine; Slash pine; Scots pine; management intensity; planting density;

    Abstract : The southeastern (SE) United States (US) produces more industrial timber than any other region in the world. Pine plantations in the southern US have increased from 1.8 million acres (728,400 ha) in the beginning of the 1950’s to 32 million acres (13 million ha) in the beginning of the 21st century, and cover 17 % of the forest land. READ MORE

  2. 2. Environmental change during the Holocene : A comparative multi-proxy study of landscape disturbances in Northern Sweden

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

    Author : Mégane Capel; [2019]
    Keywords : Holocene; Lake-Water TOC; climate; lake sediment; vegetation;

    Abstract : Varved lake sediments were used to provide information on how a landscape is affected by disturbances of different scales, from global (i.e. climatic) to local (i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Will substituting fossil fuels with biofuels lead to a net reduction in CO2 emissions? : The case of district heating in Norrköping municipality

    University essay from Stockholms universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi

    Author : Stina Ljungberg; [2018]
    Keywords : Forest residue; slash; bio-based economy; sustainable energy; Grot; biobaserad ekonomi; hållbar energi;

    Abstract : With global warming and the international, national and local goals of reducing greenhouse gas net emissions, the phasing out of fossil fuels are of great importance. One energy source resulting in nearly no net emissions are biofuels. READ MORE

  4. 4. Numerical Modelling Study of Low-rise Mining at the Tara Mine

    University essay from Luleå tekniska universitet/Institutionen för samhällsbyggnad och naturresurser

    Author : Sara Suikki; [2018]
    Keywords : Numerical modelling; drift-and-slash; drift-and-fill; Mining; Boliden; FLAC; FLAC3D;

    Abstract : The following report is the results of a master thesis project performed on the behalf of Boliden Tara Mines. The work includes a numerical modelling study with the main purpose to evaluate the room- and pillar stability for the mining method "drift-and-slash" mining currently used in the Tara Mine when mining in thin, low-rise lenses. READ MORE

  5. 5. Trädans betydelse i odlingssystemen och dess effekter på näringsutlakning

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Soil and Environment

    Author : Hanna Falk; [2017]
    Keywords : biologisk mångfald; kväveutlakning; grönträda; stubbträda; svartträda; ekologisk fokusareal;

    Abstract : For more than 10 000 years ago man turned from being a hunter to conduct agriculture. Agriculture has since then developed and from the Stone Age until today four different crop cultivation systems can be distinguished; slash and burn farming, agricultural mower, agricultural crop rotation and agricultural industry. READ MORE