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Earth and environmental sciences

Earth sciences include geochemistry, oceanography, hydrology and water resources etc. Environmental science is an interdisciplinary academic field that integrates physical, biological, social and information sciences to the study of the environment, and the solution of environmental problems, such as climate research.

There are 111 pages tagged with Earth and environmental sciences:

Zhengdong Sun

zhengdong.sun@slu.se As a Ph.D student, I am interested in sustainable planning and decision-making in stormwater management fields. The key objective of my PhD is to investigate the sustainable

Ishi Buffam

ishi.buffam@slu.se Researcher and teacher in ecosystem ecology. I am an Ecosystem Ecologist, with a PhD in Forest Ecology from the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences (SLU).  My training is

Urban forests: Assessing the distribution of trees outside woodlands and their contribution to carbon sequestration

Trees outside woodlands and their contribution to carbon sequestration teresia.borgman@slu.se The webinar series on urban forests, arranged by SLU Urban Futures and Future Forests, continues with a

Docent Lecture Karin Eklöf

Docent Lecture by Karin Eklöf vattenmiljo-webb@slu.se Karin Eklöf will talk about mercury in water and soils (in Swedish) Karin Eklöf will give her docent lecture in the subject Environmental

New projects on continuous cover forestry

New projects on continuous cover forestry teresia.borgman@slu.se The Future Forests platform invites researchers to a workshop on potential new research projects on continuous cover forestry. This

Diss Oskar Agstam Norlin

Restoration of Nutrient Rich Lakes - Towards Better Understanding of Sediment Phosphorus Availability and Management charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Oskar Agstam Norlin defends his thesis "Restoration of

Lars Sonesten

I am a limnologist and ecotoxicologist working mainly with water chemistry and biology in inland waters. I am also working with the inputs of nutrients and hazardous substances to the Sea. Head of

Large losses of carbon dioxide from mires during the autumn

A new study shows that the storage of carbon dioxide in waterlogged peat of northern mires is not stable. Rapid transport of carbon dioxide to the surface occurs every autumn. This has been found by

Maarten Wynants

I am interested in assessing the effects of land use and climatic variability on soil erosion and transport dynamics of sediment and nutrients in catchments. I specialise in the application of

Uganda inceptions Drylands Transform

10 hectares of land in each district were handed over to be used by Drylands Transform during the project period following a series of meetings between the Makerere University research team and Napak

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