Author: Derek Leask

The Call for Presentations and Posters is now open for the 12th Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference February 19-21, 2019

The Call for Presentations and Posters is now open for the 12th Prairie Conservation and Endangered Species Conference February 19-21, 2019 Victoria Inn Hotel and Convention Centre Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada Please view the call for abstracts an Adobe PDF file by visiting: http://pcesc.ca/media/28894/open-call-for-posters_final.pdf For the most complete and up-to-date conference information, please visit www.pcesc.ca. This announcement and all other Read More …

Registration open for Animal Movement Analysis Workshop at UBC (June 18-22, 2018)

The Biodiversity Research Centre (BRC) at the University of British Columbia (UBC), in collaboration with the British Ecological Society’s (BES) Movement Ecology Special Interest Group (https://www.britishecologicalsociety.org/membership-community/special-interest-groups/movement-ecology/), will be hosting a workshop for graduate students and postdocs on methods to analyse movement data. The workshop, which will run from June 18 to June 22, will be led by Marie Auger-Méthé (UBC), Luca Read More …

MEETING OF THE INTERNATIONAL ORNITHOLOGICAL CONGRESS 21-26 August Vancouver & The Waterbird Society 19-20 August

The IOC and Waterbird Society meetings will be at the Vancouver Convention Centre this August. Everyone is invited to attend. The IOC meeting is comprehensive and not just a meeting. It includes scientists, conservationists, managers, artists, musicians, and the public. It is co-hosted by the Vancouver International Bird Festival, the Society of Canadian Ornithologists, and Read More …

Spatial Capture-Recapture Workshop in Banff

This course introduces key models used in the analysis of spatially-explicit capture-recapture data using Bayesian and classical (likelihood) methods. It closely follows material from the book “Spatial Capture-Recapture” (Elsevier, 2014). The workshop will cover basic model and data analysis concepts in R and the BUGS language (using WinBUGS or JAGS), analysis of classical capture-recapture models Read More …