Models and Sampling

  • Linda J. Young
  • Jerry H. Young

Abstract

Population ecology has struggled with the problems of distribution throughout its history. Just how do you view or model the movement of organisms in the environment? In this chapter, several ways to approach this problem are given. In addition, we review some basic sampling concepts and terminology.

Keywords

Statistical Ecology Sampling Unit Simple Random Sampling Negative Binomial Distribution Alfalfa Weevil 
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Copyright information

© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1998

Authors and Affiliations

  • Linda J. Young
    • 1
  • Jerry H. Young
    • 2
  1. 1.Biometry DepartmentUniversity of NebraskaLincolnUSA
  2. 2.Entomology Department (Emeritus)Oklahoma State UniversityUSA

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