carcass-package |
Estimation of the Number of Fatalities from Carcass Searches |

batdist |
Distribution of bat carcasses below wind turbines |

carcass |
Estimation of the Number of Fatalities from Carcass Searches |

CIetterson |
Confidence interval for the functions ettersonEq14, ettersonEq14v1 and ettersonEq14v2 |

estimateN |
Estimation of number of killed animals based on carcass searches and estimates for detection probability |

ettersonEq14 |
Equation 14 of Etterson (2013) Ecological Applications 23, 1915-1925 |

ettersonEq14v1 |
Equation 14 of Etterson (2013) Ecological Applications 23, 1915-1925, adapted so that persistence probability and searcher efficiency can vary with calender date |

ettersonEq14v2 |
Equation 14 of Etterson (2013) Ecological Applications 23, 1915-1925, adapted so that persistence probability and searcher efficiency can vary with age of the carcass |

integrate.persistence |
Integrate persistence probability over the discrete time intervals (e.g. days) to account for constant arrival of carcasses |

perickson |
Carcass detection probability acording to Erickson et al. 2004 |

persistence |
Times until removal for brown mice carcasses |

persistence.prob |
Estimates carcass persistence probability based on carcass removal experiment data |

phuso |
Carcass detection probability acording to Huso 2010 |

pkorner |
Carcass detection probability acording to Korner-Nievergelt et al. 2011 |

posterior.N |
Posterior distribution of the number of fatalities based on the number of carcasses found and the probability of finding a carcass. |

posteriorN |
Posterior distribution of the number of fatalities based on the number of carcasses found and the probability of finding a carcass. |

search.efficiency |
Estimates detection probability per person and visibility classes using a binomial model |

searches |
Data of a searcher efficiency trial |

shapeparameter |
Shapeparameters of a beta-distribution from the mean, the lower and upper limit of the 95% confidence or credible interval |