Demographic Stochastic Models
Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
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Ver Hoef, J. M. 2013. Demographic Stochastic Models . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 2.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
Population viability analysis is the application and study of extinction effects in ecological population modeling. Population viability analysis has important applications for studying the global and local extinction of populations. It attempts to identify threats to populations and then evaluate the probability that the population will persist to some future time.