Ecological Modeling

Ecological Modeling (FOR 8515)

David Larsen  
Spring Semester, Even Years



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Modeling Assignments

Reading
(Jan 25) Chalmers - Introduction, What is this thing called Science?
(Jan 27) Kimmins - Chapter 17, Models and their Role in Ecology and Resources Management.
(Feb 3) Chalmers - Chapter 1, Inductivism - What is this thing called Science?
(Feb 5) Chalmers - Chapter 2, The Problem of Induction - What is this thing called Science?
(Feb 8) Chalmers - Chapter 3, The Theory-Dependence of Observation - What is this thing called Science?
(Feb 8) Chalmers - Chapter 4, Introducing Falsificationism - What is this thing called Science?
(Feb 12) Chalmers - Chapter 5, Sophisticated Falsificationism - What is this thing called Science?
(Feb 12) Hilborn - Chapter 2, Alternative Views of teh Scientific Method and of Modeling - The Ecological Detective
Model
Proposal (1 page).
Objective
Currency
Description
Bibliography.
Design ideas.
Working model.
Evaluation.
Report.
Presentation.

Created by David R. Larsen, January 20, 2010
Last Updated: January 20, 2010