By Gary C. White
With the enormous advances within the miniaturization of digital elements, flora and fauna biologists now mostly computer screen the routine of free-ranging animals with radio-tracking units. This ebook explicates the various analytical options and machine courses on hand to extract organic info from the radio monitoring information. Key Features:* Presentation of software program courses for fixing particular problems* layout of radio-tracking stories* Mechanics of information assortment* Estimation of place via triangulation* picture presentation of animal migration, dispersal. Read more...
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