An approximate Bayesian algorithm for training fuzzy cognitive map models of forest responses to deer control in a New Zealand adaptive management experiment
David SL Ramsey, David M Forsyth, Clare J Veltman, Simon J Nicol, Charles R Todd, Robert B Allen, Will J Allen, Peter J Bellingham, Sarah J Richardson, Chris L Jacobson, Richard J Barker
Ecological Modelling | ELSEVIER | Published : 2012
Awarded by New Zealand Department of Conservation
This project was funded by the New Zealand Department of Conservation (Investigation 3673). We thank the following learning group members for their contributions at the three study areas; Bruce Banwell, Graeme Beardmore, Mark Beardsley, Neil Bolton, Mark Bridgeman, John Campbell, Greg Chan, Murray Cleaver, Steve Deihl, Richard Floyd, Nigel Freeman, Paddy Gordon, Barrie Green, Paul Green, Graeme Hughes, Chas Hutton, Alan Jackson, Dave Lumley, Glen Maclean, John Mason, Greg Napp, Alec Milne, Jim Morris, Angela Paget, Dion Patterson, Arthur Scott, Ray Scrimgeour, Wayne Sixtus, Hans Stoffregen, Dave Ratcliffe, Jim Robertson, Dave Smith, Kate White, Jane Wigley, Geoff Winter, and Chris Wynn. We also thank Michael Scroggie for comments on a previous version of this manuscript. This manuscript was greatly improved by the comments from two anonymous reviewers.