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RECORD NUMBER: 50 OF 1578
|OLS Field Name||OLS Field Data|
|Main Title||Adaptive Sampling in Environmental Studies.|
|Author||Thompson, S. K. ;|
|CORP Author||Pennsylvania State Univ., University Park. Dept. of Statistics.;Corvallis Environmental Research Lab., OR.|
|Additional Subjects||Pollution sampling ; Site surveys ; Statistical analysis ; Site characterization ; Animal populations ; Plant populations ; Forest trees ; Waterfowl ; Birds ; Fish ; Wild animals ; Whales ; Shrimp ; Procedures ; Cluster analysis ; Allocations ; Adaptive sampling ; Moose ; Environmental restoration|
Adaptive sampling refers to designs in which the procedures for selecting units or sites at which the procedure for selecting units or sites at which to make observations may depend on observations made during the survey. In this paper, examples of adaptive sampling procedures in survey situations involving whales, shrimp, moose, waterfowl, forest birds, fish, hardwood tree species, and environmental restoration are described.