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Using Releases and Resightings

  • George A. F. SeberEmail author
  • Matthew R. Schofield
Chapter
Part of the Statistics for Biology and Health book series (SBH)

Abstract

Instead of dead recoveries, we can obtain recapture information through simply resighting live tagged individuals using a time-specific model. This was described by Richard Cormack in 1964. Underlying assumptions are considered and tests are provided.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of StatisticsUniversity of AucklandAucklandNew Zealand
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics and StatisticsUniversity of OtagoDunedinNew Zealand

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