Search for dissertations about: "sown flower strips"

Found 3 swedish dissertations containing the words sown flower strips.

  1. 1. Pollinators and Insect Pollination in Changing Agricultural Landscapes

    University dissertation from Lund University, Faculty of Science, Centre for Environmental and Climate Research

    Author : Lina Herbertsson; [2017-10]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; pollinators; pollination; agri-environment schemes; beekeeping; oilseed rape; sown flower strips; agri-environment measures;

    Abstract : Agricultural intensification and associated loss of semi-natural grasslands, has resulted in reduced landscape heterogeneity. A concomitant loss of forage and nest sites for pollinating insects has driven declines across several pollinator taxa. READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring synergies – management of multifunctional agricultural landscapes

    University dissertation from Centrum för miljö- och klimatforskning, Lunds universitet

    Author : Lovisa Nilsson; [2019-10-07]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; multifunctionality; ecosystem services; functional biodiversity; agri-environmental policy; CAP; agri-environmental measures;

    Abstract : AbstractHuman ingenuity and activities have resulted in erosion of ecosystems and their capacity to support the sustainable production of goods and functions that we depend on. Biodiversity i.e. READ MORE

  3. 3. Effects of created habitats on farmland biodiversity

    University dissertation from Department of Biology, Lund University

    Author : Annelie Jönsson; [2015]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; agricultural intensification; brown hare; common pheasant; farming intensity; granivorous passerines; grey partridge; habitat creation; landscape heterogeneity; pollinators;

    Abstract : Agricultural intensification has caused severe declines among biodiversity in European farmland over the last half century. The transformation of the agricultural landscape has led to reduced availability of key resources such as food, nesting habitat and shelter. READ MORE