Books  Data Analysis & Modelling  Modelling 

The Review and Application of New Methods for Species Distribution Modeling

By: SD Veloz

ProQuest Information & Learning Company

Paperback | Dec 2008 | #191012 | ISBN-13: 9780549904748
Availability: Usually dispatched within 2-3 weeks Details
NHBS Price: £105.00 $138/€118 approx

About this book

The application of species distribution models ecology and evolution is rapidly increasing. Frequently applied in a geographic information system (GIS) environment, species distribution models are being used to identify areas for conservation prioritization, identify regions susceptible to invasion by exotic species, and to test whether the niches of species are conserved in evolutionary time.

In this dissertation, the author reviews recent developments in the species distribution modeling literature, compares several newer algorithms and critically evaluates standard procedures for assessing predictive model accuracy.


Write a review

There are currently no reviews for this product. Be the first to review this product!

Bestsellers in this subject

Quantitative Ecology and Evolutionary Biology

NHBS Price: £34.99 $46/€39 approx

Animal Movement

NHBS Price: £57.99 $76/€65 approx

Mathematical Models of Biological Systems

NHBS Price: £32.50 $43/€36 approx

Modelling for Field Biologists

NHBS Price: £40.99 $54/€46 approx

VAT: GB 407 4846 44
NHBS Ltd is registered in England and Wales: 1875194