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Assessment of the value of stratified sampling for aerial surveys

E. O. Robertson

Assessment of the value of stratified sampling for aerial surveys

a case study of bowhead whales in the Beaufort Sea

by E. O. Robertson

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Published by Central and Arctic Region, Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans in Winnipeg, Man .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Bowhead whale -- Statistics.,
  • Right whales -- Statistics.,
  • Whales -- Beaufort Sea -- Statistics.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby E.O. Robertson and I. Robertson.
    GenreStatistics.
    SeriesCanadian technical report of fisheries and aquatic sciences -- no. 1500
    ContributionsRobertson, I., Canada. Dept. of Fisheries and Oceans. Central and Arctic Region.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsSH"223"C35"no.1500
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 28 p :
    Number of Pages28
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20961661M

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This chapter first explains estimation of the population total and population mean. Stratified random sampling is a type of probability sampling using which researchers can divide the entire population into numerous non-overlapping, homogeneous strata. Final members for research are randomly chosen from the various strata which leads to cost reduction and improved response efficiency.

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It may beFile Size: KB. Assessment of Aerial Sample Count Surveys as a Monitoring. estimates for the county to stratified Jolly estimates, 2-stage Hurdle models, and occupancy Recognizing the value of the long.

Stratified sampling is a probability sampling technique wherein the researcher divides the entire population into different subgroups or strata, then randomly selects the final subjects proportionally from the different strata.: Stratified Sampling Method.

It is. Stratified random sampling, according to EMAP: 91/ km 2: Assessment of the ecological conditions, including spatial distribution of sediment assessment: Chaillou et al.,USEPA, San Diego Bay, USA: Direct sampling (for specific areas of concern) and stratified random (to identify spatial extent of regional toxicity: /35 km 2.

pling procedure. Stratified sampling offers significant improvement to simple random sampling. Systematic sampling is probably the easiest one to use, and cluster sampling is most practical for large national surveys. These sampling procedures are described below.

What you will learn in this chapter. stratified random sampling. The number of samples selected from each stratum is proportional to the size, variation, as well as the cost (c i) of sampling in each stratum. More sampling effort is allocated to larger and more variable strata, and less to strata that are more costly to sample.

Division of Academic and Student Affairs Office of Assessment Sampling Procedure 1 of 2 Sampling Procedure Definition • Sample: a portion of the entire group (called a population) • Sampling procedure: choosing part of a population to use to test hypotheses about the entire population.

Used to choose the number of participants, interviews, or work samples to use in the assessment process. Stratified sampling is a sampling technique where the researcher divides or 'stratifies' the target group into sections, each representing a key group (or characteristic) that should be present in the final example, if a class has 20 students, 18 male and 2 female, and a researcher wanted a sample of 10, the sample would consist of 9 randomly chosen males and 1 randomly chosen.

Stratified random sampling provides the benefit of a more accurate sampling of a population, but can be disadvantageous when researchers can't classify every member of.

23 Sampling designs for national forest assessments 1Ronald E. McRoberts, Erkki O. Tomppo, 2 and Raymond L. Czaplewski 3 1 Northern Research Station, U.S. Forest Service, Folwell Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota USA. Monitoring “key areas” or “critical areas” is a type of subjective sampling.

Key Areas are a portion of land which, because of its location, grazing or browsing value, or topography, serves as an indicator of land conditions, trend, or degree of seasonal use by animals.

These Key Areas are considered indicators of what is happening on a larger area as a result of on-the-ground. Definition The procedure of partitioning the population into groups, called strata, and then drawing a sample independently from each stratum, is known as stratified sampling.

Definition If the sample drawn from each stratum is random one, the procedure is then termed as stratified random sampling.

Rice book Ma Chapter 7 Survey Sampling A useful identity can be obtained by expanding the square in this equation: σ2 = 1 N N i=1 x2 i −2µ N i=1 x i + Nµ2 1 N N i=1 x2 i −2Nµ2 + Nµ2 1 N N i=1 x2 i −µ 2 In the dichotomous case. In stratified sampling, the population is divided into different sub-groups or strata, and then the subjects are randomly selected from each of the strata.

So, in the above example, you would divide the population into different linguistic sub-groups (one of which is Yiddish speakers).

There is a need for better estimators of population size in places that have undergone rapid growth and where collection of census data is difficult. We explored simulated estimates of urban population based on survey data from Bo, Sierra Leone, using two approaches: (1) stratified sampling from across 20 neighborhoods and (2) stratified single-stage cluster sampling of only four randomly.

Estimates of wildlife population sizes are frequently constructed by combining counts of observed animals from a stratified survey of aerial sampling units with an estimated probability of.

(3) Selects the sample, [Salant, p58] and decide on a sampling technique, and; (4) Makes an inference about the population.

[Raj, p4] All these four steps are interwoven and cannot be considered isolated from one another. Simple random sampling, systematic sampling, stratified sampling fall into the category of simple sampling techniques.

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embedded assessment, survey, focus group, etc.) and the assessment questions that you are trying to answer. In other words, whether or not to sample and the size of the sample depend on multiple factors, such as: • The number of students enrolled in the course or program, including any sub-categories of interest (e.g.

Grey seals (Halichoerus grypus) are a species of conservation concern that require Marine Protected Area management and population status assessment under the EU Habitats Directive. Aerial surveys are commonly used to monitor grey seal pup production at their globally important UK colonies.

However, in Wales more than half of pups are born in cryptic breeding habitats such as sea .