Fish and wildlife management can be improved by animal ecology research. At SLU, the research includes wildlife dynamics connected to feeding, ecological aspects on animal transfers and feeding, interactions between animals and plants, the effects of climate change on animals, humans and ecosystems. In the management hunting and fishing is included.
Sweden has an abundance of freshwater. Exploitation of freshwater resources can degrade biodiversity and ecosystem services important to us. To counter these losses we try to restore habitats. But
Tagging Baltic Sea cod (TABACOD) The TABACOD project has ended, and this webpage is not fully updated. Download the final project report with results and conclusions at the project website ----------
We want future generations to be able to fish for sustainable stocks of seafood. We develop methods, models and tools for evaluating the effects of various management measures. We develop selective
Cod is a keystone species in marine ecosystems. It shapes the conditions for a large number of other species in the sea and is also of great importance both economically and culturally. However, the
Fishers and fishery managers can contribute to the recovery of weak fish stocks and reduce the amount of unwanted catches by using selective fishing techniques. Selective fishing enables a fishing
The Department of Aquatic Resources (SLU Aqua) study the dynamics of aquatic ecosystems and how they are affected by environment and human activity. We monitor and assess seas, coastal waters, lakes
Oceanic resources, in particular fisheries, are among the most important renewable resources around the globe. As population density and economic activity in the coastal zone are expected to increase
Study for a sustainable world at SLU and become a future expert in Forest, Wildlife and Fish. Take the opportunity to study at the Forest Faculty that is ranked as number one in the world ! Want to
Fish population ecology, food web ecology, and fisheries management in large lakes My principal scientific interest and experience focus on understanding the sustainability of exploited fish
We provide data and expertise to further the work on Sweden's environmental objective Flourishing Lakes and Streams and other objectives related to water quality. We also support various public
Fish was the least favprite topic during the Master's at SLU, thought Jonė Lescinskaite. Now she is a river restoration specialist at the Ministry of the Environment in Lithuania. "Have an open mind"