Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
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Encyclopedia of Environmetrics
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Nielson, R. M., Thomas, D. L. and Mcdonald, L. L. 2013. Resource Selection . Encyclopedia of Environmetrics. 5.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2013
Field studies designed to compare resource (e.g., food or habitat) use and availability are commonly called resource selection studies. The motivation for conducting selection studies and the factors influencing resource selection are briefly described. Common study designs and statistical methods for assessing resource selection are presented.
- home range;
- resource selection function;
- utilization distribution;