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Title: Classification and regression trees

Author: Moisen, G. G.;

Date: 2008

Source: In: Jørgensen, Sven Erik; Fath, Brian D. (Editor-in-Chief). Encyclopedia of Ecology, volume 1. Oxford, U.K.: Elsevier. p. 582-588.

Publication Series: Book Chapter

Description: Frequently, ecologists are interested in exploring ecological relationships, describing patterns and processes, or making spatial or temporal predictions. These purposes often can be addressed by modeling the relationship between some outcome or response and a set of features or explanatory variables.

Keywords: classification, regression, modeling, forest mapping, ecological data

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Moisen, G. G. 2008. Classification and regression trees. In: Jorgensen, Sven Erik; Fath, Brian D., eds. Encyclopedia of Ecology, Volume 1. Oxford, U.K.: Elsevier. p. 582-588.


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