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Simulated line transect survey data with covariates

Description

Simulated line transect survey. Only eight line transects, detection function is half-normal.

Format

A data.frame with 60 rows and 9 variables

Note

Hour is covariate that has no effect on detection function, while MSTDO does affect the detection function. Examine the ability of model selection to choose the correct model.

Source

Simulated data, from the distance sampling introductory course, Centre for Research into Ecological & Environmental Modelling, University of St Andrews.


[Package Distance version 1.0.3 Index]