Analyzing animal movements using Brownian bridges.

@article{Horne2007AnalyzingAM,
  title={Analyzing animal movements using Brownian bridges.},
  author={J. Horne and Edward O. Garton and S. Krone and J. Lewis},
  journal={Ecology},
  year={2007},
  volume={88 9},
  pages={
          2354-63
        }
}
  • J. Horne, Edward O. Garton, +1 author J. Lewis
  • Published 2007
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Ecology
  • By studying animal movements, researchers can gain insight into many of the ecological characteristics and processes important for understanding population-level dynamics. We developed a Brownian bridge movement model (BBMM) for estimating the expected movement path of an animal, using discrete location data obtained at relatively short time intervals. The BBMM is based on the properties of a conditional random walk between successive pairs of locations, dependent on the time between locations… CONTINUE READING
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