This is the program for the 2010 Joint Statistical Meetings in Vancouver, British Columbia.

Activity Details

572 * Wed, 8/4/2010, 2:00 PM - 3:50 PM CC-214 (West)
Distance Sampling: Advances and Applications — Topic Contributed Papers
Section on Statistics and the Environment
Organizer(s): Joel Howard Reynolds, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Chair(s): Daniel Cooley, Colorado State University
2:05 PM Kernal Density Methods for Estimation of Nonstandard Detection Functions James Griswold, Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc. ; Trent McDonald, Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc. ; Michelle Borassou-Stahl, Western EcoSystems Technology, Inc.
2:25 PM Performance Assessment of 'Gamma Distribution'-Shaped Detection Functions for Aerial Line Transect Surveys of Large Terrestrial Mammals Joel Howard Reynolds, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service ; Anna-Marie Benson, University of Alaska, Fairbanks
2:45 PM Estimation of Spatio-Temporal Relative Animal Density from Line Transect Data with Clustering and Censoring Geof Givens, Colorado State University
3:05 PM A Model-Based Approach for Making Ecological Inference from Distance Sampling Data Devin Johnson, NOAA ; Jeff Laake, NOAA ; Jay Ver Hoef, NOAA
3:25 PM Floor Discussion

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