mbtyers/recapr: Estimating, Testing, and Simulating Abundance in a Mark-Recapture
Version 0.3.9002

Tools are provided for estimating, testing, and simulating abundance in a two-event (Petersen) mark-recapture experiment. Functions are given to calculate the Petersen, Chapman, and Bailey estimators and associated variances. However, the principal utility is a set of functions to simulate random draws from these estimators, and use these to conduct hypothesis tests and power calculations. Additionally, a set of functions are provided for generating confidence intervals via bootstrapping. Functions are also provided to test abundance estimator consistency under complete or partial stratification, and to calculate stratified or partially stratified estimators. Functions are also provided to calculate recommended sample sizes.

Getting started

Package details

Maintainer
LicenseGPL-2
Version0.3.9002
Package repositoryView on GitHub
Installation Install the latest version of this package by entering the following in R:
install.packages("devtools")
library(devtools)
install_github("mbtyers/recapr")
mbtyers/recapr documentation built on May 22, 2017, 1:06 a.m.