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SLU Water Forum

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Nätverk av skyddade områden behövs för att bevara havets biologiska mångfald

Marine protected areas (MPAs) contribute to the persistence and recovery of viable populations. Ecological connectivity, i.e. dispersal and movement of organisms and material across ecosystems, needs

Six projects receive funding from SLU Aquacultures open call

SLU Aquaculture are pleased to announce that six projects have been awarded a seed grant in the open call of spring 2021. The projects aim to stimulate research collaborations at SLU and cover

National Aquaculture Conference 2022

National Aquaculture Conference 2022 aquaculture@slu.se Welcome to the National Aquaculture Conference 15-16 March 2022, where innovation, circular systems and entrepreneurs are in focus. This time

Seminar: Future water research at SLU – a seminar on perspectives from younger scholars

Seminar: Future water research at SLU – a seminar on perspectives from younger scholars lisa.beste@slu.se Are you interested in knowing more about the exciting water research going on at SLU and

Hydrocopter useful for sampling ice-covered lakes

Water sampling during the winter season is important for environmental monitoring of lakes and streams. However, it can be difficult to reach the sampling locations when the ice prevents the use of a

Circular fish makes Swedish rainbow salmon green

An innovation from Axfoundation and the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU) has resulted in Sweden's first green rainbow trout now available for consumers. Instead of soy and

Deficient sanitation increases the risk of animal spread diseases in slums

Over a billion people around the world live in slums in large cities. In a study in Brazilian slums, researchers from SLU investigated the factors that affect the spread of leptospirosis from rats to

Farming of wild-caught fish

Lunch webinar: Farming of wild-caught fish aquaculture@slu.se During this seminar SLU researchers Albin Gräns and Örjan Östman will tell us about the outcome and future plans of their aquaculture

Workshop on fish health, writing support and a SLU-internal water seminar – the results of seed-money within SLU Water Forum 2020

To strengthen cooperation on water at SLU, SLU Water Forum used seed-money to fund three development projects in 2020. The three projects have now been finalized and reported. Here follows short

Elisabet Lewan

cajsa.lithell@slu.se Associate Professor in Soil Sciences / Environmental Physics Research interests  Agroecosystems & Climate Change  Crop modelling, carbon and nitrogen flows  Climate

Effects of uncontrolled urbanization on river streamflow and water quality

Urbanisation cause degradation of water quality and streamflow in rivers and streams worldwide. With the Rocha River catchment in Bolivia as an example, Benjamin Gossweiler Herrera evaluated land

Modernization of the 40-year breeding program for Arctic charr

The Swedish breeding program for Arctic charr has been run successfully for almost forty years. Breeding has been based on classic selection methods where family groups with good qualities, for