Erik E. Osnas, Dennis M. Heisey, Robert E. Rolley, and Michael D. Samuel. 2009. Spatial and temporal patterns of chronic wasting disease: fine-scale mapping of a wildlife epidemic in Wisconsin. Ecological Applications 19:1311–1322.


Source code for WinBUGS and R programs described in the text.
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Erik E. Osnas
Department of Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ 08544

Dennis M. Heisey
U.S. Geological Survey, National Wildlife Health Center
6006 Schroeder Road
Madison, WI 53711

Robert E. Rolley
Bureau of Science Services
Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources
2801 Progress Road
Madison, WI 53716

Michael D. Samuel
U. S. Geological Survey
Wisconsin Cooperative Wildlife Research Unit
1630 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706

File list

winbugs.txt -- WinBUGS source code

agedistribution.txt -- R code


winbugs.txt is a text file containing WinBUGS source code and constants for Models 1.5, 1.6, 2.3, and 2.4, as described in the text. The code is annotated with comments to help interpretation.

agedistribution.txt is a text file containing R code used to determine the stable age distribution for the standard population used in the paper (fecundities from McCaffery [1998], cited in text).

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