Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences
Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

 


Environmental monitoring and assessment

Are landscapes and waters used sustainably? In addition to research and education the Government has charged SLU with the task of conducting environmental monitoring and assessment (EMA).

SLU monitors the country's forests, agricultural landscapes, lakes, watercourses and species in order to analyse environmental trends. This makes the university a key player in interpreting and understanding changes such as those that may result from a warmer climate.


Knowledge dissemination


News

2014-11-21 -  von Schantz Vice-Chancellor in Lund
Thursday, the Government officially appointed SLU Deputy Vice-Chancellor Torbjörn von Schantz as Vice-Chancellor of the University of Lund.
2014-11-21 -  SLU under the Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications
SLU will be among Minister of Rural Affairs´ Sven-Erik Bucht´s responsibilities, and thus fall under the Ministry of Enterprise, Energy and Communications.
2014-11-13 -  How mosquitoes got attracted to human scent
The female mosquitoes that spread dengue and yellow fever didn’t always rely on human blood to nourish their eggs. Their ancestors fed on furrier animals in the forest. But then, thousands of years ago,...
Page updated: 2014-11-05. Page editor: fomaredaktion@slu.se
 

Supporting sustainability

The logotypes of Sweden's 16 environmental quality objectivesOur results are used to track progress towards Sweden's environmental objectives and its commitments under international agreements.

 

SLU, the Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, has its main locations in Alnarp, Skara, Umeå and Uppsala.
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