Articles by Dr Peter LongDepartment of Zoology, University of Oxford

Herbivore distribution patterns mapped on SA Game Reserve

Data gathered on a South African game reserve shows the importance of terrain type for herbivores within the reserves and the accuracy of using line-transect sampling as opposed to aerial surveys to gather the data. The results will aid conservation planning on the reserves.

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species distribution modelling

Species distribution modelling – an increasingly powerful tool

Distribution modelling is increasingly being used in conservation science, bringing together field data, maps of environmental variables and GIS to create a powerful tool

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