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Environmental sciences related to agriculture and land use

Environmental science is an interdisciplinary academic field that integrates physical, biological and information sciences to the study of the environment, and the solution of environmental problems. The subject include research on biodiversity, risks and ethics.

There are 198 pages tagged with Environmental sciences:

Forest vegetation ecology

The forest vegetation ecology unit is focused on understanding how plants interact with their biotic and abiotic environments, and the consequences of these interactions for key ecosystem properties


The researchers of the forest vegetation ecology group Professor Michael Gundale My research is focused on understanding how forest plants interact with soils to control a variety of ecosystem

Department of Forest Ecology and Management

Department of Forest Ecology and Management Here at the department, our mission is to advance the understanding of forest ecosystem processes and to progress the principles of forest ecosystem

Världsvattendagen 2023: Mat- och vattensäkerhet för alla

World Water Day 2023: Enabling Food and Water Security for all Through Circularity and Collaboration markmiljo-webb@slu.se On the occasion of the World Water Day, the Swedish Presidency of the


This project aims to synthesise existing knowledge on the 1) environmental impacts of Swedish food consumption and 2) policy measures available to reduce these impacts, in order to to identify

Sustainable Use of Natural Resources

Welcome to the international course Sustainable use of natural resources. The course is a study trip and is given by SLU in collaboration with Purdue University and NC State University, USA. This

Fish, crayfish and mussels - test of methodology and usability

Water contains fragments of DNA from fish, crayfish and mussels. Can a water sample show which species live in a lake? We test and develop the eDNA method as a complement to traditional environmental


The Department of Energy and Technology offers undergraduate courses at bachelor's and master's level. We also conduct doctoral education. Click on the links below to get more information.

Department of Energy and Technology

At the department of energy and technology, research and education are conducted focusing on how agriculture can contribute to a sustainable society. We have extensive expertise in technology and

Contact a researcher

The SLU Plant Protection Network consists of over 200 researchers within plant protection and plant health at SLU. You are very welcome to contact us if you have a question about plant protection! Do

About us

The SLU Plant Protection Network is there to promote and stimulate collaboration between staff at SLU's different campuses, faculties and departments, and to strengthen SLU's profile in plant

Diss Lara Tickle

Past echoes and modern pressures on the changing ethics of hunting in Sweden charlotta.eriksson@slu.se Lara Tickle defends her thesis "Past echoes and modern pressures on the changing ethics of