The effects of habitat resolution on models of avian diversity and distributions: a comparison of two land-cover classifications

@article{Lawler2004TheEO,
  title={The effects of habitat resolution on models of avian diversity and distributions: a comparison of two land-cover classifications},
  author={Joshua J. Lawler and Raymond J. O’Connor and Carolyn T. Hunsaker and K. Bruce Jones and Thomas R. Loveland and Denis White},
  journal={Landscape Ecology},
  year={2004},
  volume={19},
  pages={515-530}
}
Quantifying patterns is a key element of landscape analysis. One aspect of this quantification of particular importance to landscape ecologists is the classification of continuous variables to produce categorical variables such as land-cover type or elevation stratum. Although landscape ecologists are fully aware of the importance of spatial resolution in ecological investigations, the potential importance of the resolution of classifications has received little attention. Here we demonstrate… 

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