Search for dissertations about: "forest history"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 66 swedish dissertations containing the words forest history.

  1. 1. People-plant interrelationships

    Author : Anna-Maria Rautio; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Different plants have played an important role historically in the subsistence of the native Sami people of northern Fennoscandia. Generally, their use of plants have however been regarded as less vital in their overall subsistence and in comparison to the domesticated reindeer and the hunted game and fish. READ MORE

  2. 2. Economic growth, energy consumption and CO2 emissions in Sweden 1800-2000

    University dissertation from Almqvist & Wiksell International

    Author : Astrid Kander; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2002]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; energy intensity; Environmental Kuznets Curve; relative price analyses; standard calculations; technical change; structural changes; energy quality factors; consumers surplus; Social and economic history; forest management; CO2 intensity; Ekonomisk och social historia;

    Abstract : Popular Abstract in Swedish Avhandlingen undersöker sambanden mellan ekonomisk tillväxt, energianvändning och koldioxidutsläpp i den svenska ekonomin 1800-2000. Genomgripande omvandlingar av teknologier har ägt rum i Sverige under de senaste två hundra åren, vilket har lett till högre inkomster, bättre kvalitet på produkter och en förändrad sammansättning på BNP. READ MORE

  3. 3. Forest decline in South Central Ethiopia Extent, history and process

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för naturgeografi och kvartärgeologi

    Author : Gessesse Dessie; Stockholms universitet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; Forest decline; people-forest interaction; boundaries; khat expansion; remote sensing; social survey; south central Ethiopia; Awassa watershed; Wondo Genet; NATURAL SCIENCES Earth sciences Exogenous earth sciences Physical geography; NATURVETENSKAP Geovetenskap Exogen geovetenskap Naturgeografi; geografi med naturgeografisk inriktning; Physical Geography;

    Abstract : This study presents the extent, history and process of forest decline in Awassa watershed, south central Ethiopia. By combining different data sources such as satellite images, social surveys and historical documents, forest decline is described quantitatively and qualitatively and the main causes behind this process are identified. READ MORE

  4. 4. Intensification of wood production in NW Russia's Komi Republic

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Institutionen för naturgeografi och kvartärgeologi

    Author : Vladimir Naumov; Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet.; [2014]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; LANTBRUKSVETENSKAPER; AGRICULTURAL SCIENCES;

    Abstract : Globally, countries with forests and woodlands make attempts to manage their resources in sustainable way. In the boreal biome this has resulted in several policy documents regulating forest planning and operations at multiple levels of governance. READ MORE

  5. 5. The importance of small forest set-asides for saproxylic biodiversity at stand- landscape- and regional scales

    University dissertation from Sundsvall : Mittuniversitetet

    Author : Mari Therese Jönsson; Mittuniversitetet.; [2007]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; boreal forest; colonization-extinction dynamics; dendrochronology; dead-wood dynamics; disturbance dynamics; forest history; fragmentation; metapopulations; national inventories; old-growth forest; picea abies; saproxylic species; set asides; spatiotemporal dynamics; stand reconstructions; tree mortality; woody debris; wood-decaying fungi; woodland key habitats; NATURAL SCIENCES Biology; NATURVETENSKAP Biologi;

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