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Climate-induced variability in northern Baltic Sea zooplankton - Assessing driving forces and effects on higher trophic levels
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-06-14)
During the recent decades, alterations in the northern Atlantic climate conditions have resulted in major modifications in the environmental conditions of the Baltic Sea that allows for a unique opportunity to assess species ...
Thermal relations and molecular measures in salmonidae gene expression
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-06-27)
Arctic, boreal and temperate latitudes are characterised by conspicuous shifts in photoperiod and temperature, which restricts ecosystem productivity and compels resident taxa to anticipate and coordinate physiological ...
Population dynamics and evolutionary genetics of life history variation in Atlantic salmon
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-06-01)
Knowledge about variation in abundance and life-history traits is necessary to manage exploited populations. Atlantic salmon, Salmo salar, has high cultural, ecological and economic importance, supporting subsistence, ...
Evolutionary history of ferns and the use of ferns and lycophytes in ecological studies
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-05-20)
Tropical areas represent the region with the highest diversity in the world. In plants, one major radiation having this high diversity is ferns, the sister lineage of seed plants, which, together with lycophytes, another ...
Effects of arsenic on nestling development, survival and physiology of passerines and the protective role of calcium
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-05-25)
Arsenic (As) has been ranked first place in the Substance Priority List of hazardous substances for environmental health by the Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry (ATSDR) of the USA during the last 20 years. ...
Movement and habitat selection of the Eurasian red squirrel
(Turun yliopisto, 2019-10-05)
Movement ability and habitat selection of individuals are highly significant in determining the size of a population and impact the range and survival of the entire species. Thus, the conservation and management of animal ...