The influence of coarse‐scale environmental features on current and predicted future distributions of narrow‐range endemic crayfish populations

  title={The influence of coarse‐scale environmental features on current and predicted future distributions of narrow‐range endemic crayfish populations},
  author={Joseph J. Dyer and Shannon K. Brewer and Thomas A. Worthington and Elizabeth A. Bergey},
  journal={Freshwater Biology},
1. A major limitation to effective management of narrow-range crayfish populations is the paucity of information on the spatial distribution of crayfish species and a general understanding of the interacting environmental variables that drive current and future potential distributional patterns. 2. Maximum Entropy Species Distribution Modeling Software (MaxEnt) was used to predict the current and future potential distributions of four endemic crayfish species in the Ouachita Mountains… 

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