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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 171 pages tagged with Environmental sciences:

Videos about water

At SLU, we conduct research on water in forest, agricultural and urban landscapes, drinking water, reuse and cycling of water, aquatic and fish ecology in lakes, watercourses and seas, bio economy,

Independent course: "Biogas in a sustainable society"

The pace of change to combat climate change must be quick and sustainable. Biogas is one of the solutions that has a significant role in our future and fossil-free society. This distance course will

Sustainable Use of Natural Resources

How can we use natural resources in a sustainable way? What are the conflicts that can arise when different interests collide? Explore this with us in this course! In the summer of 2022, the course


Our research is organised under seven subject areas where we develop knowledge about forest ecosystems and the processes that drive them. This knowledge is then transferred to best forest management

The forest landscapes climate effects

Greenhouse gas exchange between the atmosphere and the biosphere


Matthias Peichl , Professor matthias.peichl@slu.se Mats Nilsson , Professor mats.b.nilsson@slu.se Järvi Järveoja , Researcher jarvi.jarveoja@slu.se Jinshu 'Jackie' Chi , Researcher jinshu.chi@slu.se


The research is largely based on the well-developed infrastructure at Vindeln's experimental forests. Our research group and Vindeln's experimental forests cooperate with several national and


This page lists ongoing projects within the research group


Interested in the Baltic Sea? Discover all about it at the Baltic Sea Science Center (BSSC) located at Skansen, Stockholm, or join our digital events. SLU proudly contributes to the content of the


Interested in knowing more about how SLU contributes to the Baltic Sea Science Center (BSSC)? Please get in touch with any of the persons listed below. Experts in "Kunskapsrådet" for BSSC at SLU The

Livestock café establishment

The concept of a livestock café is an excellent and novel way of engaging with farmers and local communities through a participatory approach of having field experiments. Livestock cafés as locally

Silviculture group

The silviculture group at the Department of Southern Swedish Forest Research Center conducts research on forest management in coniferous and deciduous forests in Sweden. Our topics are forest