## Species Distribution Models on EcoCommons

Overview Algorithms

Introduction Generalized Linear Models (GLM) are an extension of ‘simple’ linear regression models, which predict the response variable as a function ...

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Introduction Geographic Distance is a geographical model that uses the location of known occurrences and predicts that the likelihood of finding a s...

Tue, 13 Dec, 2022 at 12:28 AM

Introduction Inverse-Distance Weighted Model is a geographical model that uses the location of known occurrences and predicts that the likelihood of findin...

Tue, 13 Dec, 2022 at 12:14 AM

Introduction Maxent, which stands for maximum entropy modelling, predicts species occurrences by finding the distribution that is most spread out or c...

Fri, 25 Nov, 2022 at 6:38 PM

Introduction Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines (MARS) is a non-parametric regression method that builds multiple linear regression models across ...

Mon, 12 Dec, 2022 at 11:55 PM

Introduction Random Forests are an extension of single Classification Trees in which multiple decision trees are built with random subsets of the data. All...

Mon, 12 Dec, 2022 at 11:18 PM

Introduction A Surface Range Envelope is an envelope-style method similar to Bioclim. It is a presence-only model that uses the environmental conditions of...

Mon, 12 Dec, 2022 at 11:22 PM

Introduction Voronoi Hull Model is a geographical model that uses the location of known occurrences and predicts that a species is present inside voronoi h...

Tue, 13 Dec, 2022 at 12:18 AM

Takes the form of: y ~ env1 + (1|site) Where y is the trait response variable, env1 is an environmental variable (which can be categorical or continuou...

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