Journal article

The art of modelling range-shifting species

Jane Elith, Michael Kearney, Steven Phillips

Methods in Ecology and Evolution | WILEY | Published : 2010


Awarded by ARC

Funding Acknowledgements

We were supported by ARC grants FT0991640 (Elith), LP0989537 (Elith and Kearney) and the Australian Centre of Excellence for Risk Analysis (Elith). We benefitted from the use of the Urban et al. (2007) data, kindly supplied by Ben Phillips. The idea of smoothing the BRT models by using only early trees was John Leathwicks', and we thank him for interesting conversations on the topic. We appreciate the comments of reviewers and editors; these improved the manuscript. The colours used in several figures are from a palette developed for colour-blind people: