M. B. Hooten and N. T. Hobbs. 2015. A guide to Bayesian model selection for ecologists. Ecological Monographs 85:328. http://dx.doi.org/10.1890/14-0661.1


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Data and code for implementing model selection approaches for occupancy model.
Ecological Archives M085-001-S1.

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Mevin B Hooten
U.S. Geological Survey, Colorado Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Unit; Department of Fish, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology and Department of Statistics, Colorado State University.
1484 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO 80523
E-mail: mevin.hooten@colostate.edu

N. Thompson Hobbs
Department of Ecosystem Science and Sustainability, Colorado State University
1499 Campus Delivery
Fort Collins, CO  80523
E-mail: tom.hobbs@colostate.edu


File list

occ.aux.mcmc.R (MD5: 9d685abe2f0c8f99f7070f9b77b95fe2)

section.3.script.R (MD5: 12312816b70fb311b311fe193f705c96)

section.4.c.script.R (MD5: 9fc45f466660b8223d7d157b23b86740)

section.4.g.script.R (MD5: 9d8448444db1e44336e4b0f9ed999b55)

section.5.script.R (MD5: 61ecda7858117325985da1da24261cf9)

wt.csv (MD5: fcef00421bb21150fe3b4b9ae15e8333)

USGS_Disclaimers.txt (MD5: f9465db5e3077500926435799380311f)

Description

occ.aux.mcmc.R: Main MCMC algorithm written in R.

section.3.script.R: R script for performing analyses in section 3.

section.4.c.script.R: R script for performing analyses in section 4c.

section.4.g.script.R: R script for performing analyses in section 4g.

section.5.script.R: R script for performing analyses in section 5.

wt.csv: Willow tit data file. 

            Column definitions

  1. y.1, binary variable indicating detection (1) on occasion 1.
  2. y.2, binary variable indicating detection (1) on occasion 2.
  3. y.3, binary variable indicating detection (1) on occasion 3.
  4. elev, continuous variable indicating elevation in meters.
  5. forest, continuous variable indicating percent forest cover.

Missing values are denoted by NA.

USGS_Disclaimers: Required disclaimers from the USGS.