An evaluation of mapped species distribution models used for conservation planning

  title={An evaluation of mapped species distribution models used for conservation planning},
  author={Chris J. Johnson and Michael P. Gillingham},
  journal={Environmental Conservation},
  pages={117 - 128}
The widespread use of spatial planning tools in conjunction with increases in the availability of geographic information systems and associated data has led to the rapid growth in the exploration and application of species distribution models. Conservation professionals can choose from a considerable number of modelling techniques, but there has been relatively little evaluation of predictive performance, data requirements, or type of inference of these models. Empirical data for woodland… 

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