By Marc Kery,J. Andrew Royle
Applied Hierarchical Modeling in Ecology: Distribution, Abundance, Species Richness deals a brand new synthesis of the cutting-edge of hierarchical types for plant and animal distribution, abundance, and group features equivalent to species richness utilizing information accumulated in metapopulation designs. most of these facts are super frequent in ecology and its purposes in such components as biodiversity tracking and fisheries and flora and fauna administration.
This first volume explains static models/procedures within the context of hierarchical models that jointly symbolize a unified method of ecological learn, taking the reader from layout, via information assortment, and into analyses utilizing the most important classification of types. Applied Hierarchical Modeling in Ecology, Volume 1 serves as an quintessential guide for training box biologists, and as a graduate-level textual content for college kids in ecology, conservation biology, fisheries/wildlife administration, and comparable fields.
- Provides a synthesis of significant sessions of types approximately distribution, abundance, and species richness whereas accommodating imperfect detection
- Presents types and strategies for choosing unmarked participants and species
- Written in a step by step process available to non-statisticians and gives totally labored examples that function a template for readers' analyses
- Includes spouse web site containing information units, code, strategies to workouts, and extra information
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Applied Hierarchical Modeling in Ecology: Analysis of distribution, abundance and species richness in R and BUGS: Volume 1:Prelude and Static Models by Marc Kery,J. Andrew Royle