Sökning: "waste landscapes"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 6 uppsatser innehållade orden waste landscapes.

  1. 1. The landscape architect's guide to the world of solid waste

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

    Författare :Justyna Grudziecki; Pitchayan Buachoom; [2016]
    Nyckelord :waste; solid waste; waste management; municipal solid waste; waste landscapes; landfill; deponi; avfall; avfallshantering;

    Sammanfattning : The objective for this master's thesis was to highlight the magnitude of the waste-related issues through investigation of the impacts that solid waste has on the landscape. Our ambition was to prove the potential of creating new landscape values with waste. To get a deeper understanding on the topic, a literature review was carried out. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Effects of Environmental Variables on Four Aquatic Insect Taxa among Smaller Water Bodies of Different Ages on Farmland; A Pilot Study

    Master-uppsats, Högskolan i Halmstad/Bio- och miljösystemforskning (BLESS)

    Författare :Assad Jaggwe; [2015]
    Nyckelord :Water bodies; Age; Insect species; Biodiversity; Agricultural land; Conservation;

    Sammanfattning : High anthropogenic modification like infrastructural development, drainage, eutrophication, dumping garbage, is a threat to biodiversity of smaller water bodies in agricultural landscapes. However, smaller water bodies have historically been constructed for drainage, waste treatment and other purposes. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Between Chinampas : Recovering the prehispanic urban structure towards a sustainable megacity in the Tláhuac borough.

    Master-uppsats, KTH/Stadsbyggnad

    Författare :Carolina Crespo Uribe; [2012]
    Nyckelord :chinampas; sustainable design; megacity; landscape urbanism; Mexico City;

    Sammanfattning : The area that once were “The Great Tenochtitlán”, the aztec city surrounded by five lakes, greenery and impressive sustainable systems for housing and agriculture has turned out to be a megacity growing uncontrollably, leaving a negative environmental and social impact within. Over the last 60 years the population has increased from 5.2 to 8. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Karst and waters in it : a literature study on karst in general and on problems and possibilities of water management in karst in particular

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

    Författare :Veronika Raguž; [2008]
    Nyckelord :karst aquifer; hydrology; karst hydrology; karst; geography; physical geography; ground water; water management; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : Karst är landskap och karakteristika som är viktiga både ur hydrologisk och geologisk synpunkt och som är utvecklade genom vattnets vittring av oftast karbonathaltiga stenar. Denna uppsats kartlägger världens karstområden, beskriver egenskaper av karst och karsthydrologi och strävar efter att definiera problem och möjligheter med vattenhantering i karstlandskap. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Sustainable Management of Plastic Bag Waste. The Case of Nairobi, Kenya

    Magister-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Internationella miljöinstitutet

    Författare :Girum Bahri; [2005]
    Nyckelord :plastic waste management; waste management policy; consumption; Environmental studies; Miljöstudier; Earth and Environmental Sciences;

    Sammanfattning : This research discusses the adverse environmental impacts of plastic bag waste in Nairobi, Kenya, their root causes and remedial policy and technical packages for the short and long term. The need for such a study is justified as it is desirable to change the unsustainable pattern of consumption and production associated with these materials. LÄS MER