Journal article

Profiting from pilot studies: Analysing mortality using Bayesian models with informative priors

William K Morris, Peter A Vesk, Michael A McCarthy

Basic and Applied Ecology | ELSEVIER GMBH, URBAN & FISCHER VERLAG | Published : 2013


Awarded by Australian Research Council

Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Libby Rumpff, Megan Watson, James Camac, Chris Jones, Rhiannon Apted, Warwick McCallum and Alex Thompson for help in the field. We also acknowledge the assistance of Carla Miles (Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority), Kate Hill (Department of Sustainability and Environment) and the land owners who allowed us to undertake this study on their properties. We also thank Bob O'hara, Rod Fensham, and anonymous reviewers for helpful comments on earlier versions of this manuscript. William K. Morris was funded by an Australian Postgraduate Award. This research was supported by the Australian Research Council (DP0985600) and the Goulburn Broken Catchment Management Authority.