Zoology is the branch of biology that relates to the animal kingdom, including zoophysiology, morphology, ornithology and entomology.
Our research provides a scientific basis for the management of Swedish wildlife and predators. Information is needed on how the animals live and where in Sweden they are found, alongside biological
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.
SLU works with water for life - and life in water. We have extensive research, environmental monitoring and education on water related topics. We have about 400 researchers and other staff members
Research at SLU develops knowledge about the biological natural resources and man’s management and sustainable use of them. Water is an integrated and important part of this work and SLU has
bnlo0001 The anthropophilic Anopheles gambiae, opportunistic Anopheles arabiensis and zoophilic Anopheles quadriannulatus: Why do these sibling species display such different host preferences? Are
The laboratory are analysing the chemical composition of inland waters. We are since 1992 accredited by SWEDAC for the analyses of about 40 different parameters, as well as for sampling. In total,
Are we managing the environment in a sustainable way when it comes to water and aquatic ecosystems? SLU has an assignment from the government that is unique among Swedish universities: additional to
Mats Jonsell is an external collaboration specialist in forest enthomolgy. He studies insects and nature conservation issues in forests.
tryggvep Tryggve Persson is senior professor in soil biology with focus on forest soils. His research has been directed to soil faunal ecology, interaction between soil fauna and soil microorganisms
In the analysis, organically bound nitrogen is converted into Ammonium nitrogen. The results from the Kjeldahl method analysis thus comprises organically bound nitrogen and the ammonium nitrogen that
Water is essential for all life, economic development, well-functioning ecosystems and human well-being, and is crucial for achieving all the sustainable development goals of Agenda 2030 Knowledge
Five years ago, the fox tapeworm was discovered for the first time in Sweden. Should we be afraid, and how much do we know about the tapeworm’s effect on us? The fox tapeworm, Echinococcus