Essays about: "wildlife and forest protection"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 essays containing the words wildlife and forest protection.

  1. 1. Movement ecology of ungulate communities : effect of species densities and habitat selection

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Linda Zetterkvist; [2020]
    Keywords : step-selection; wildlife management; diurnal activity; moose Alces alces ; red deer Cervus elaphus ; roe deer Capreolus capreolus ;

    Abstract : Animal movement is a topic important in various different ecological perspectives. Ungulate species are an important source of income, hunting game and subject for protection and management all across the globe. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regionala skillnader i nyckelbiotopers biodiversitet : med avseende på mängd död ved och artantal

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Eric Lundqvist; Britta Sterner; [2019]
    Keywords : skogshistoria; ; signalart; rödlistad signalart; biodiversitet; regionalisering;

    Abstract : Den svenska skogen har genomgått en stor förändring de senaste århundradena av en markanvändning som startade tidigare och var mer intensiv i södra Sverige än i norra. De skogar som tidigare var naturliga och variationsrika är nu omvandlade till enskiktade produktionsskogar. READ MORE

  3. 3. Planning for Viable Forests with High Biodiversity

    University essay from Lunds universitet/Miljövetenskaplig utbildning

    Author : Anja Herdesang; [2018]
    Keywords : Anja Herdesang; Planning for Viable Forests with High Biodiversity; forestry; foresters; forester; biodiversity; ecosystem; forest; sustainability; extinction; speices; refinement; nature; clear-cut; cuts; monocultured; forests; alternative; concervation; enviromental laws; even-aged; continuous; silvicultural; wood products; cost-effectiveness; Protection; timber; pulp; production; forest owners; harvesting; red-listed; violations; protected; effective management; ecosystem responses; disturbance; Cross-disciplinary cooperation; climax and carrying capacity; index; describing the abiotic basic Prerequisites for Biodiversity APB ; guideline; trees connected; wildlife connectivity; continuity; Earth and Environmental Sciences; Agriculture and Food Sciences; Biology and Life Sciences; Cultural Sciences; Law and Political Science;

    Abstract : In recent decades, the rate of extinction of species is increasing due to human use and refinement of nature. This has resulted in a large amount of research throughout the world. Forestry today is mostly based on clear cuts, and many natural forests have been cut down and replaced with monocultured forests. READ MORE

  4. 4. Presence and habitat use of the endangered Bornean elephant (Elephas maximus borneensis) in the INIKEA rehabilitation project site (Sabah, Malaysia) : a pilot study

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Laia Crespo Mingueza; [2018]
    Keywords : restoration; conservation; elephant; space use; camera traps;

    Abstract : The endangered Bornean elephants (Elephas maximus borneensis) are endemic to the island of Borneo and their survival is being threatened by palm oil production, poaching and human-elephant conflicts. In Central Sabah (Malaysia), the conversion of forests into commercial plantations has led to habitat fragmentation and human-elephant conflicts. READ MORE

  5. 5. Naturvårdande skötsel i naturvårdsavtal och biotopskydd i den boreala regionen

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Wildlife, Fish and Environmental Studies

    Author : Frans Byström; Jon Nordström; [2018]
    Keywords : naturvårdsavtal; biotopskydd; Skogsstyrelsen; skogsskötsel;

    Abstract : Arbetet är en sammanställning över de biotopskydd och naturvårdsavtal som tecknats i den boreala regionen sedan 2012. Fokus har varit på vilken typ av skötsel som föreslås i olika områden, fördelade på naturtyp och län. Målet är att arbetet skall bidra till Skogsstyrelsens arbete med naturvårdande skötsel. READ MORE