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- Stevenson, Ben C.; Borchers, David L.; Fewster, Rachel M.
- Biometrics 2019 v.75 no.1 pp. 326-336
- animal density, etc ; aerial surveys; animals; biometry; cameras; mark-recapture studies; models; population size; uncertainty; wildlife; Show all 10 Subjects
- ... Capture‐recapture methods for estimating wildlife population sizes almost always require their users to identify every detected animal. Many modern‐day wildlife surveys detect animals without physical capture—visual detection by cameras is one such example. However, for every pair of detections, the surveyor faces a decision that is often fraught with uncertainty: are they linked to the same indiv ...