Search for dissertations about: "nursery"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 13 swedish dissertations containing the word nursery.

  1. 1. Ecological connectivity in East African seascapes

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Author : Charlotte Berkström; Stockholms universitet.; [2012]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; fish; functional group; food-web interactions; nursery; coral; seagrass; mangrove; landscape ecology; Marine Ecotoxicology; marin ekotoxikologi;

    Abstract : Coral reefs, seagrass beds and mangroves constitute a complex mosaic of habitats referred to as the tropical seascape. Great gaps exist in the knowledge of how these systems are interconnected. This thesis sets out to examine ecological connectivity, i.e. READ MORE

  2. 2. Seaweed in the tropical seascape Importance, problems and potential

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Ecology, Environment and Plant Sciences, Stockholm University

    Author : Stina Tano; Stockholms universitet.; [2016]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Seaweed; Macroalgae; Eucheumoids; Non-indigenous; Haplotype; Fish; Nursery; Epifauna; Diversity; Seaweed farming; Zanzibar; East Africa; Tropical; Marine Ecotoxicology; marin ekotoxikologi;

    Abstract : The increasing demand for seaweed extracts has led to the introduction of non-native seaweeds for farming purposes in many tropical regions. Such intentional introductions can lead to spread of non-native seaweeds from farming areas, which can become established in and alter the dynamics of the recipient ecosystems. READ MORE

  3. 3. Ecology of juvenile turbot and flounder in the Central Baltic Sea Implications for recruitment

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Systems Ecology, Stockholm University

    Author : Jesper Martinsson; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Psetta maxima; Platichthys flesus; juvenile; Baltic Sea; nursery ground; distribution; recruitment; Marine Ecology; marin ekologi;

    Abstract : Our understanding of turbot and flounder ecology in the Baltic Sea is insufficient for sound management decisions. This thesis aims to fill some gaps in current knowledge by providing information of the ecology of turbot and flounder within their juvenile habitat, and to relate these findings to issues assumed relevant for recruitment variation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Recruitment regulation in juvenile shore crabs Carcinus maenas: Importance of intraspecific interactions in space limited refuge habitats

    University dissertation from Göteborg university

    Author : Per-Olav Moksnes; Göteborgs universitet.; University of Gothenburg.; [1999]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Biologi; Biology; Marin ekologi; Marine ecology; Carcinus maenas; Callinectes sapidus; Nursery habitats; Cannibalism; Larval supply; Settlement; Habitat selection; Migration; Dispersal; Predation; Density-dependent; Recruitment; Self-regulation;

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  5. 5. Monitoring blood glucose and obesity in type 2 diabetes in primary care

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Anders Tengblad; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2009]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Diabetes; primary care; MEDICINE Social medicine Public health medicine research areas Family medicine; MEDICIN Socialmedicin Folkhälsomedicinska forskningsområden Allmänmedicin;

    Abstract : Background: Type 2 diabetes is a common chronic disease worldwide. An important part of the treatment is monitoring and treating the elevated levels of blood glucose. But there is also a need for monitoringother risk factors that confer an increased risk for vascular complications. READ MORE