Why Everyone Should Be Using the Beta Distribution for Plant Cover Data

Wed, Oct 2, 12:00 pm
126 Barnard Hall
Speaker Name: 
Kathi Irvine
Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center

Dr. Kathi Irvine is a Research Statistician with the U.S. Geological Survey at the Northern Rocky Mountain Science Center in Bozeman, Montana. Her statistical research is grounded by collaborations with ecologists and biologists charged with monitoring natural resources on federal and state lands. Her projects include monitoring efforts for bats in North America (NABat), submerged aquatic vegetation on intermountain west national wildlife refuges, sagebrush steppe vegetation communities in national parks, and whitebark pine in the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem. 


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