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. 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

  3. 3. 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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  4. 4. 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

  5. 5. Skin-to-skin contact and suckling in early postpartum : Effects on temperature, breastfeeding and mother-infant interaction

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Department of Women's and Children's Health

    Author : Ksenia Bystrova; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2008]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Breastfeeding outcome; early suckling; maternal temperature; mother-child interaction; newborn infant temperature; sensitive period; separation; skin-to-skin contact; swaddling.;

    Abstract : The overall aim of this thesis was to explore the role of closeness versus separation on infant and maternal temperature adaptation, breastfeeding outcome and mother-infant interaction. In addition, we aimed to study a potential influence of swaddling on all outcomes measured. Material and design. READ MORE