Mathematical Geology

, Volume 22, Issue 6, pp 637–639 | Cite as

Geostatistical cross-validation: A cautionary note

  • Andrew R. Solow

Key words

spatial covariance kriging geostatistical cross-validation 


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© International Association for Mathematical Geology 1990

Authors and Affiliations

  • Andrew R. Solow
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  1. 1.Woods Hole Oceanographic InstitutionWoods Hole

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