Tag Archives: Population viability analysis

Principles of population viability analysis (PVA): a checklist of the basics

By Brendan Wintle (This article was first published in the April 2013 issue of Decision Point, The Monthly Magazine of the Environmental Decisions Group) Population viability analysis (PVA) is a model-based protocol for characterising and predicting future fluctuations in a species’ abundance. PVA is … Continue reading

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Conservation tools – back to basics

A rough guide to fauna surveys, distribution models, and PVAs By Brendan Wintle (This article was first published in the February 2013 issue of Decision Point, The Monthly Magazine of the Environmental Decisions Group) Imagine you’re a forest manager responsible for … Continue reading

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