SDMs on EcoCommons

Generalized Linear Model
Introduction Generalized Linear Models (GLM) are an extension of ‘simple’ linear regression models, which predict the response variable as a function of mu...
Thu, 20 Jan, 2022 at 4:35 PM
Geographic Distance
Introduction Geographic Distance is a geographical model that uses the location of known occurrences and predicts that the likelihood of finding a species ...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:32 PM
Inverse-Distance Weighted Model
Introduction Inverse-Distance Weighted Model is a geographical model that uses the location of known occurrences and predicts that the likelihood of findin...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:35 PM
Maxent
Introduction Maxent, which stands for maximum entropy modelling, predicts species occurrences by finding the distribution that is most spread out, or close...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:41 PM
Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines
Introduction Multivariate Adaptive Regression Splines (MARS) is a non-parametric regression method that builds multiple linear regression models across the...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:43 PM
Random Forest
Introduction Random Forests are an extension of single Classification Trees in which multiple decision trees are built with random subsets of the data. All...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:45 PM
Surface Range Envelope
Introduction Surface Range Envelope is an envelope-style method similar to Bioclim. It is a presence-only model that uses the environmental conditions of l...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:48 PM
Voronoi Hull Model
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...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 3:49 PM