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American Statistical Association, Section on Statistics and the Environment

General

  1. Barry D. Nussbaum

Published Online: 15 JAN 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9780470057339.vaa015.pub2

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

Encyclopedia of Environmetrics

How to Cite

Nussbaum, B. D. 2013. American Statistical Association, Section on Statistics and the Environment . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 1.

Author Information

  1. US Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 JAN 2013

Abstract

The Section on Statistics and the Environment was founded in 1990 to reflect the usage of statistical methodology in analyzing important environmental problems. The Section serves as a focal point for developing enhancements to methodology and improving training in environmental statistics. This article describes the origination and ongoing activities of the Section, including its vision, mission, and strategic plan.

Keywords:

  • American Statistical Association;
  • environmental sampling;
  • exposure models;
  • dispersion modeling;
  • Distinguished Achievement Award;
  • Young Investigator Award