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The removal of dissolved zinc and copper from roof-runoff: A downpipe treatment system
(Lincoln University, 2018)
Anthropogenic activities related to urbanization and industrialization contribute high concentrations of heavy metals from urban stormwater runoff to waterways. In New Zealand, zinc (Zn) and copper (Cu) have been identified ...
Investigating the potential of phosphate solubilising augmenting bacteria (PSAB) biological inoculants for clover
(Lincoln University, 2016-10-27)
Examining the impacts of bank competition and stock market liquidity on bank liquidity creation: evidence from Malaysia
(Lincoln University, 2017-02-23)
Standard bank liquidity creation theory asserts that banks create liquidity by issuing credit for liquidity-constrained agents who have production opportunities with returns increasing on the investment horizon, and in the ...
Quantitative and theoretical analysis of species distribution models for invasive species risk assessment and management
(Lincoln University, 2017-05-19)
Biological invasions are a major component of global change leading to numerous impacts on biodiversity, natural and managed ecosystems and natural resources. Despite being more vulnerable to biotic exchange, freshwater ...
Using Burkholderia sp. as a biocontrol agent in kiwifruit plants against Neofusicoccum parvum
(Lincoln University, 2017)
Actinidia chinensis (kiwifruit) is an important horticultural crop in New Zealand. A fungal pathogen, Neofusicoccum parvum (teleomorph Botryosphaeria), was found causing fruit drop symptoms in kiwifruit orchards. To target ...
Post-colonialism, indigenous power and resource management: does s33 of the Resource Management Act 1991 have its intended effect for iwi authorities?
(Lincoln University, 2017-11-14)
In many countries, the empowerment of indigenous people has been a dominant theme in post-colonial planning discourse. As a means of empowering indigenous people in New Zealand there are numerous legislative provisions ...
The influence of water and nitrogen on growth and development of fodder beet (Beta vulgaris)
(Lincoln University, 2018-02-21)
Fodder beet (Beta vulgaris L. subsp. vulgaris var. Alba) is commonly grown in New Zealand as a forage crop to feed dairy cattle. It has high potential yields and feed quality advantage over other traditional winter crops ...
What is the place of nature in the urban regeneration of central Christchurch?
(Lincoln University, 2017-11-15)
Cities around the world are becoming greener, with many striving to make their cities as green as possible. Christchurch was devastated by an Earthquake in 2011, which resulted in many fatalities. Though this impacted the ...
An investigation into the use of fungicides for the control of Leptosphaeria maculans and L. biglobosa in New Zealand Brassica napus ssp. napobrassica crops
(Lincoln University, 2017-11-14)
Three experiments were conducted to assess the efficacy of six fungicides to inhibit mycelial growth and conidial germination of Leptosphaeria maculans and L. biglobosa on swede crops in New Zealand. In experiment one, ...
Dividend payout and working capital: evidence from the London Stock Exchange
(Lincoln University, 2018-03-05)
This study examines the impact of earnings and working capital on dividend payouts, using a sample of 1,575 firms listed on the London Stock Exchange, for the period of 1991 to 2015. The results show that current earnings ...