Statistical Ecology

IB 493/NRES 493

Fall 2007

Lecture Schedule

# of Lect. Subject Lecture Notes and Outlines  Required Readings
Discussion papers (click to download PDF) Suggested Readings (click to download PDF)
1 Course Introduction



2 First Principles
Outline

Slides (4.4 MB)
Gottelli & Ellison,
Chapters 1-4

8/29/07 discussion:

Hilborn (10.2 MB)
Publishing (95.3 K)

James - (10.1MB)


9/5/07 discussion:

Concerns
Johnson
9/12/07 discussion:

Anderson
Stephens
2-3
Field Sampling
Outline

Slides (6.9 MB)
Steidl

Krebs, Ch. 8

9/19/07 discussion:

No papers this week


2 Exploratory Data Analysis
Outline

Slides (1.5 MB)
Gottelli & Ellison, Chapter 8

9/26/07 discussion:

Bring lab #4 output


6-7
Multivariate Statistics
Outline

Slides (12 MB)
Gottelli & Ellison, Chapter 12

McGarigal et al.:
Ch. 1 - Overview
Ch. 2 - PCA
Ch. 3 - Cluster
Ch. 4 - DFA

10/3/07 discussion:

Bring PCA or DFA paper



Field Sampling


10/10/07 discussion:

Bring lab #6 output



Experimental Design & Multiple Comparisons

Outlines: 1 2

Slides
(4 MB)

Gottelli & Ellison, Chapter 7 and 10

10/17/07 discussion:

Exam review session



Repeated-measures ANOVA
Outline

Slides (2.5 MB)
Stephens:
part 1
part 2
part 3
part 4
part 5

10/24/07 discussion:

Bring lab #8 output



Akaike's Information Criterion (AIC)
Slides (7.3 MB)
Johnson & Omland

10/31/07 discussion:

No discussion!!!



Computer-Intensive Statistics
Outline
Slides (8.1 MB)
Ellison

11/7/07 discussion:

Hurlburt 1984



Mark-recapture Analysis
Slides

11/28/07 & 12/5/07:

Presentations

The project report is due Dec 7th, see guidelines.