Sökning: "Geography"

Visar resultat 11 - 15 av 920 uppsatser innehållade ordet Geography.

  1. 11. Plant phenology and climate change : possible effect on the onset of various wild plant species first flowering day in the UK

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Nigel Fox; [2019]
    Nyckelord :geography; GIS; plants; phenology; climate change; global warming; FFD; IPCC; Bluebell; Garlic mustard; Coltsfoot; Cuckooflower; United Kingdom; Woodland Trust; UK; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : The IPCC states that the planet is significantly warming due to effects of climate change. This warming effect has consequences for phenological events. Many species cannot track rapid climate change, resulting in phenological mismatches. This study looks at an extreme weather event and the longer-term effects of climate change. LÄS MER

  2. 12. Conceptualizing green water within the planetary boundary for freshwater use

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Arne Tobian; [2019]
    Nyckelord :green water; planetary boundaries; land use modelling; physical geography; ecosystem analysis; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Anthropogenic land-use covers a constantly increasing fraction of the terrestrial surface area. By employing a dynamic global vegetation model, human-induced changes in the terrestrial water balance as compared to an undisturbed scenario were simulated. LÄS MER

  3. 13. A multi-criteria GIS analysis for siting of utility-scale photovoltaic solar plants in county Kilkenny, Ireland

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Ingrid Piirisaar; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Geography; GIS; MCDM; solar plants; site suitability; Ireland; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Renewable energy is the keyword for energy industry sector in the world today. Solar energy has a huge potential, able to fulfill increasing energy demand and growing its share of energy sector. Republic of Ireland has one of the lowest solar energy deployment rates in Europe, although climatic conditions have been proved to be acceptable. LÄS MER

  4. 14. Förortssvenskan och att känna sig hemma: en studie om relationen mellan kroppar, språkande, rum och platser i Malmö Stad

    Kandidat-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Genusvetenskapliga institutionen

    Författare :Tove Mattisson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :Queer Phenomenology; Norms of Identity; Suburb Swedish; Materialisations; Malmo; Social Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This essay is about individuals from Malmo who speaks suburb Swedish and the meaning of them feeling at home in their everyday life. It’s about the meaning of suburb Swedish in the process of how different norms of identity comes to matter and shape how bodies move through, expand in and inhabit different places in the Urban Geography of Malmo City. LÄS MER

  5. 15. Climate change effects on the sub-Saharan agriculture- a case study in Kenya on maize growth and adaptation options

    Master-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Institutionen för naturgeografi och ekosystemvetenskap

    Författare :Alessia Signorelli; [2019]
    Nyckelord :physical geography; sub-saharan africa; agriculture; maize; climate change; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Climate change is progressively advancing, and is affecting the entire globe, with some areas more vulnerable than others. Among them, the sub-Saharan Africa, with a very low adaptive capacity, mainly relies on one economic sector: agriculture. Due to its high climate-dependency, agriculture is at elevated risk. LÄS MER