Conservation Training

USGS Decision Science - Modeling and Structured Decision Making

February 28, 2022

10:00 am – 11:00 am
Location: Online


- General overview of modeling/decision science, Patrick Kočovský

- Vital rates of Burmese pythons in the Everglades, Kristen Hart and Amy Yackel Adams

- Bigheaded carp population model (SEICarP), Richie Erickson

- Locating silver and grass carp spawning areas, Ryan Jackson

- Overview of Structured Decision Making (SDM), Dave Smith

- Barriers for invasive carps, Aaron Cupp

- Response to eDNA of dreissenids mussels, Adam Sepulveda

- Conclusion, Patrick Kočovský

- Moderated Q&A