Sökning: "conservation programs"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 43 uppsatser innehållade orden conservation programs.

  1. 1. Kolmården - an emerging development actor? : A qualitative case study of employees perspectives about Kolmården as a potential development actor

    Kandidat-uppsats, Linnéuniversitetet/Institutionen för samhällsstudier (SS)

    Författare :Eric Karlsson; [2020]
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    Sammanfattning : Society is facing major challenges with an ongoing mass extinction of more than one million species worldwide caused by the destruction of ecological systems, deforestation, habitat loss, the increase of invasive species, climate change, illegal wildlife tracking, poaching and poverty. Challenges in which zoos worldwide contribute with important educational programs, innovative research and conservation strategies to ease the negative impact on local communities within developing countries. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Analyzing Factors Influencing Reproductive Success of the Mountain Chicken : Nordens Ark Captive Breeding Program

    Kandidat-uppsats, Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Författare :Chad Donaldson; [2019]
    Nyckelord :frog; frogs; mountain chicken; mountain chicken frog; leptodactylus; fallax; herpetology; amphibian; amphibians; multiple linear regression; statistical analysis; Nordens Ark; captive breeding; zoo; zoology; conservation; endangered species; grodor; groda; kycklinggroda; Nordens Ark; amfibier; zoologi; herpetologi; analys; hotade arter; bevarande; avel;

    Sammanfattning : Amphibians globally are declining with roughly a third facing extinction due primarily to threats linked to human impacts. One way in which this is being combated is by captive breeding programs. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Simulating changes in Swedish wood supply from increased forest certification : An area-based matrix model approach using National Forest Inventory data and EFDM software

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Författare :Filip Högvall; [2019]
    Nyckelord :;

    Sammanfattning : The first law regarding the protection of Swedish forests was implemented in 1903 and the scope has only ever increased since then. By the 1990s a new method of forest protection was founded in the form of FSC and later also PEFC certification programs. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Att hävda Revingeheds värden : att bevara natur i ett föränderligt sällskap

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Department of Landscape Architecture, Planning and Management (from 130101)

    Författare :Johanna Espegren Lindeberg; [2019]
    Nyckelord :bevarande; föränderlighet; markanvändning; militär; natur; värden;

    Sammanfattning : I denna uppsats undersöks och diskuteras bevarandet av det militära övningsområdet Revingeheds natur och vad det innebär när värden bevaras genom förändringar. Observationer av landskapet har dokumenterats och presenteras med fotografier, samt studier av hur värden definieras och hanteras enligt dokument som bevarande- och skötselprogram. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Greenest kid on the block : A latent class analysis of social nudges and electricity conservation

    Magister-uppsats, Umeå universitet/Nationalekonomi

    Författare :Stina Kalén; [2019]
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    Sammanfattning : This thesis examines nudges that via peer comparisons of domestic electricity use aims at motivating households to conserve energy. Nudges are generally acknowledged to be cost effective and able to induce a positive behavioral change. LÄS MER