Joshua H. Schmidt, Devin S. Johnson, Mark S. Lindberg, and Layne G. Adams. 2015. Estimating demographic parameters using a combination of known-fate and open N-mixture models. Ecology 96:25832589.


OpenBUGS implementation of the combined known-fate open N-mixture model for the applied wolf survival and recruitment example.
Ecological Archives E096-227-S1.


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Joshua H. Schmidt
Central Alaska Network
National Park Service
4175 Geist Road
Fairbanks, AK 99709
E-mail: [email protected]

Devin S. Johnson
National Marine Mammal Laboratory
Alaska Fisheries Science Center
National Marine Fisheries Service, NOAA
7600 Sand Point Way NE
Seattle, WA 98115
E-mail: [email protected]

Mark S. Lindberg
Department of Wildlife and Institute of Arctic Biology
University of Alaska Fairbanks
Fairbanks, AK 99775
E-mail: [email protected]

Layne G. Adams
U.S. Geological Survey
Alaska Science Center
4210 University Drive
Anchorage, AK 99508
E-mail: [email protected]

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OpenBUGS_wolf_example.txt (MD5: 0852bb78ec1b990960116c2ddd031ec2)


The file OpenBUGS_wolf_example.txt contains the OpenBUGS code used for the combined known-fate open N-mixture model in the wolf example. Detailed explanations of model components are provided directly in the code.