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- Kent, Rafi, et al. Show all 2 Author
- Ecological indicators 2011 v.11 no.3 pp. 896-901
- Monte Carlo method; algorithms; biodiversity; cluster analysis; decision making; variance
- ... Conservation planning requires knowledge of the distribution of all species in the area of interest. Surrogates for biodiversity are considered as a possible solution. The two major types are biological and environmental surrogates. Here, we evaluate four different methods of hierarchical clustering, as well as one non-hierarchical method, in the context of producing surrogates for biodiversity. E ...