Essays about: "tropical reservoirs"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 7 essays containing the words tropical reservoirs.

  1. 1. Cross-sectional study of Anaplasma spp. in goats and sheep in Mongolia : a comparison between species in relationship to pasture conditions

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Author : Malin Jansson Lagerkvist; [2017]
    Keywords : Anaplasma ovis; ovine and caprine anaplasmosis; Mongolia; sheep; goats;

    Abstract : Anaplasma ovis, the main aetiology behind of ovine and caprine anaplasmosis, is a vector-borne bacterium of the order Rickettsiales, capable of infecting erythrocytes of small ruminants. The infection is generally a subclinical or mild condition, but stress-factors as co-infections, vaccinations, or transports may aggravate the disease. READ MORE

  2. 2. Sources of organic carbon fueling carbon emissions from tropical reservoirs

    University essay from

    Author : Gabriella Villamor Saucedo; [2016]
    Keywords : tropical reservoirs; decomposition; autochthonous carbon; allochthonous carbon; tropical macrophytes; methanogenesis; tropiska vattenkraftsmagasin; metangasproduktion; autoktont OM; alloktont OM; tropiska makrofyter;

    Abstract : For a sustainable energy supply, it is of importance to be aware about the environmental impacts from the different energy sources. Hydroelectric reservoirs in tropical areas have been found to emit more greenhouse gases (GHG) than reservoirs from boreal regions. READ MORE

  3. 3. Spatial Variability of Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Tropical Reservoirs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Limnologi

    Author : David Rudberg; [2015]
    Keywords : diffusion; ebullition; tropical reservoirs; hydropower; greenhouse gas emission; diffusion; ebullition; tropiska vattenmagasin; vattenkraft; växthusgaser;

    Abstract : Hydroelectricity has for a long time been considered climate neutral due to it being a renewable source of energy. During the last years however, studies have shown that emission magnitudes from hydroelectric reservoirs may be equal to those of fossil fuel power plants. READ MORE

  4. 4. Variations of methane emissionswithin and between threehydroelectric reservoirs in Brazil

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för ekologi och genetik

    Author : Karin Grandin; [2012]
    Keywords : CH4 emissions; tropical reservoirs; hydroelectricity; flooded vegetation;

    Abstract : Hydroelectricity is an energy resource which for a long time has been consideredenvironmentally neutral regarding greenhouse gas emission. During the last years this viewhas changed. READ MORE

  5. 5. Characterization of sediments in two Mauritian freshwater reservoirs

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Uppsala universitet/LimnologiInstitutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Author : Joel Segersten; [2010]
    Keywords : Mauritius; sediment; tropical; freshwater reservoir; internal loading; nutrient loading;

    Abstract : .... READ MORE