Surveying Natural Populations

Surveying Natural Populations

by Lee-Ann C. Hayek, Martin A. Buzas
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231102410

ISBN-13: 9780231102414

Pub. Date: 01/05/1997

Publisher: Columbia University Press

A user-friendly primer to the essential techniques of quantitative field ecology, or paleoecology, integrating the intuitive approach of the field researcher with the rational analytical tools of the statistician. Designed as a comprehensive introduction and handy methodological reference for students and professionals alike, this book is filled with lucid

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A user-friendly primer to the essential techniques of quantitative field ecology, or paleoecology, integrating the intuitive approach of the field researcher with the rational analytical tools of the statistician. Designed as a comprehensive introduction and handy methodological reference for students and professionals alike, this book is filled with lucid explanations, real-world examples, practice problem sets, more than one hundred illustrations and tables, and many applications to research issues of current concern.

Columbia University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231102414
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
Publication date:
01/05/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
584
Product dimensions:
1.18(w) x 6.00(h) x 9.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

IntroductionDensity: Mean and VarianceNormal and Sampling Distributions for FieldworkConfidence Limits and Intervals for DensityHow Many Field Samples? Spatial Distribution: The Power CurveField Sampling SchemesSpecies Proportions: Relative AbundancesSpecies DistributionsRegression: Occurrences and DensitySpecies OccurrencesSpecies Diversity: The Number of SpeciesDiversity IndicesSHE Analysis

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