Search for dissertations about: "Geraldine Thiere"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Geraldine Thiere.

  1. 1. Biodiversity and ecosystem functioning in created agricultural wetlands

    University dissertation from Lund University

    Author : Geraldine Thiere; Högskolan i Halmstad.; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2009]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology Terrestrial; freshwater and marine ecology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi Terrestrisk; limnisk och marin ekologi; constructed ponds; eutrophication abatement; biodiversity conservation; functional diversity; macroinvertebrates; plants; bacterial denitrification; watershed scale; nitrogen removal; phosphorus retention;

    Abstract : Wetland creation at large, regional scales is implemented as a measure to abate the biodiversity loss in agricultural landscapes and the eutrophication of watersheds and coastal areas by non-point source nutrient pollution (mainly nitrogen). The consequences of creating many new wetlands for biodiversity conservation and nutrient retention (ecosystem functioning) in agricultural landscapes are still relatively unknown, both on local (per wetland) and regional (per landscape) scales. READ MORE