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explore an issue further. None of these is required.
- 12 Jan:
USGS fact sheet on UTM coordinates
- 12 Jan:
Simple Random Sample from Frerichs, Rapid Surveys. Pages 3-1 to 3-15
cover what I discussed today.
- 23 Jan: Schabenberger and Gotway, Statistical Methods for Spatial
Data Analysis (on reserve in Parks library) has all the details and
many derivations of results presented in class. I'll refer to that as
S&G from now on.
discuss simple, ordinary, and universal kriging.
- 30 Jan: S&G, Chapter 4 has all the details and more on
estimating covariance and semivariance functions.
- 7 Feb: Example of badly behaved Gaussian
kriging from Wackernagel 2003, Multivariate Geostatistics.
- 16 Feb: Most of my material on spatial sampling was based on Chapter 6 of
Webster and Oliver, 2009, Geostatistics for Environmental Scientists, 2nd ed. It's on
reserve for this course in Parks Library
Some came from Oliver (ed.) 2010, Geostatistical Applications for Precision Agriculture, and
Lake, Bock, and Goode (ed.) 1997, Precision Agriculture: Spatial and Temporal
Variability of Environmental Quality.