Statistics for the Environment / Edition 1

Statistics for the Environment / Edition 1

by Vic Barnett
     
 

ISBN-10: 0471934674

ISBN-13: 9780471934677

Pub. Date: 08/24/1993

Publisher: Wiley

International experts in their respective fields contribute articles concerned with the statistical analysis and interpretation of environmental monitoring, sampling and protection methods. Topics include climatological and metereological issues, water resources, measuring pollution and contamination and forestry. Techniques employed include data analysis, probability…  See more details below

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International experts in their respective fields contribute articles concerned with the statistical analysis and interpretation of environmental monitoring, sampling and protection methods. Topics include climatological and metereological issues, water resources, measuring pollution and contamination and forestry. Techniques employed include data analysis, probability modeling and statistical methodology.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780471934677
Publisher:
Wiley
Publication date:
08/24/1993
Pages:
448
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.25(h) x 1.18(d)

Table of Contents

Partial table of contents:

ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING AND SAMPLING.

The Active Mixing Volume: A New Concept in Modeling Environmental Systems (P. Young & M. Lees).

Comparing Sampling Designs for Monitoring Ecological Status and Trends: Impact of Temporal Patterns (N. Urquhart, et al.).

MEASURING LEVELS AND CONSEQUENCES OF POLLUTION AND CONTAMINATION.

Point Process Modeling in Environmental Epidemiology (P. Diggle).

A Stochastic Model for Times of Exposures to Air Pollution from a Point Source (A. Davison & N. Ramesh).

CLIMATOLOGICAL AND METEOROLOGICAL ISSUES.

Long-Range Dependence and Global Warming (R. Smith).

Environmental Factors Affecting Reservoir Safety (C. Anderson & S. Nadarajah).

WATER RESOURCES.

Water Resources and Statistics: Past, Present and Future (V. Yevjevich).

Extreme Sea Levels (J. Tawn).

DYNAMICS OF FISH POPULATIONS.

Modeling and Managing a Salmon Population (T. Speed).

FORESTRY: SUPPLY AND CONSERVATION.

Quantitative Assessment of Growth in the Tropical Rainforests (S. Nokoe).

References.

Index.

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