Essays about: "soil moisture"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 153 essays containing the words soil moisture.

  1. 1. Saving resources through smart farming : An IoT experiment study

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för programvaruteknik

    Author : Susanne Jonarv Hultgren; Philip Tennevall; [2019]
    Keywords : Internet Of Things IoT ; Agriculture; Raspberry Pi; Sensors;

    Abstract : Context: Smart farming, agritech, is growing in popularity and is starting to develop rapidly with some already existing technology that is implemented in agriculture for both industrial and private use. Objectives: The goal of this thesis is to investigate the benefits and issues with implementing technology in agriculture, agritech. READ MORE

  2. 2. How former arable fields with permanent grazing differ from managed semi-natural pastures in Sweden

    University essay from Linköpings universitet/Institutionen för fysik, kemi och biologi

    Author : Isolde Galin; [2019]
    Keywords : grasslands; former arable fields; species richness; species composition; semi-natural pastures; Ellenberg indicator values;

    Abstract : New farming needs and innovations have, over time, led to changes in land use. Arable fields have been turned into pastures and semi-natural pastures into arable fields. READ MORE

  3. 3. Implementering av Rätt metod gallring och Rätt metod planering - en uppföljning i fält inför fortsatt utvecklingsarbete

    University essay from SLU/School for Forest Management

    Author : Fredrik Ekelund; [2019]
    Keywords : Markskador; Arbetsmetod; Markfuktkarta;

    Abstract : Ground damages due to the use of heavy machinery in the Swedish forestry is legislated in the Forestry Act where a minimum of demands for the forestry is set. To further strengthen the consideration to environmental aspects in the forestry, for example the importance of protecting certain soil types and waterways, FSC and PEFC certification are implemented. READ MORE

  4. 4. Conceptualizing green water within the planetary boundary for freshwater use

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Arne Tobian; [2019]
    Keywords : green water; planetary boundaries; land use modelling; physical geography; ecosystem analysis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : Anthropogenic land-use covers a constantly increasing fraction of the terrestrial surface area. By employing a dynamic global vegetation model, human-induced changes in the terrestrial water balance as compared to an undisturbed scenario were simulated. READ MORE

  5. 5. Forest Reaction to the 2018 Drought : comparing the Hyltemossa and Rumperöd Forests

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Author : Emily Delin; [2019]
    Keywords : forest; drought; forest management; ecosystem flux; physical geography and ecosystem science; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Abstract : This paper analyzes the reactions of two forests, located in the same region, to drought conditions that occurred in 2018. Both locations experienced similar conditions including higher temperature and less precipitation than the previous four years. READ MORE