The manufacturing and use of some potentially harmful per- polyfluoroalkyl substances (PFASs) have been restricted or phased-out in some countries, but as these substances often are extremely persistent and may be transported over long distances it is not obvious what effect the regulatory actions have had on the concentrations in humans and in the environment. In a systematic review that is summarised here, Mistra EviEM has assessed the evidence for temporal trends in a global context.
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Farming practices can affect the amount of carbon stored in soil. EviEM is reviewing how reduced tillage intensity affects soil organic carbon.
EviEM has mapped the evidence on how species diversity and species dispersal along roadsides are affected by various kinds of management.
Farming practices can affect the amount of carbon stored in soil. EviEM is reviewing time series data about farmland management methods affect soil organic
EviEM synthesises evidence on how prescribed forest burning affect species that do not directly depend on fire or the dead wood that fires provide.
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NEWS | 2018-04-18 EviEM has published a collection of methodology and commentary articles on the importance of stakeholder engagement for environmental evidence synthesis. EviEM has published a collection of methodology and commentary articles from a special series of the journalEnvironmental Evidence on the importance of stakeholder engagement for environmental evidence synthesis. Over nine chapters and a […]
NEWS | 2018-03-27 On 27th of April, The Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry organizes a seminar about the sequestration of organic coal in agricultural land. In order to reach the temperature target of the Paris agreement, in addition to minimizing the fossil fuel emissions, an increase in sequestration of emissions from the atmosphere […]
NEWS | 2018-03-07 The second conference of the Collaboration for Environmental Evidence (CEE) will take place in Paris, France, between 16-20 April 2018. Mistra EviEM will be there! The conference aims to promote and support evidence-based approaches to environmental management and high quality syntheses of evidence. Syntheses like these can help decision-makers to better conserve […]
NEWS | 2018-01-25 Skogsstyrelsens årliga områdesskyddskonferens hölls i år i Göteborg. Konferensen ger alla som jobbar med biotopskydd och naturvårdsavtal i olika delar av landet möjlighet att dela erfarenheter med varandra och få ny information om vad som händer inom området. Resultat från Mistra EviEM:s utvärderingar om olika skötselåtgärders effekter på biodiversiteten i skyddad skog […]