Lecture 1 
Course introduction; syllabus; what is
habitat selection;
Powerpoint;
CODE;

Lab 1 
Introduction to statistical packages;
Assignment;
Data 
Reading for 2 
Johnson 1980;
Buskirk and Millspaugh
2006 
Lecture 2 
Hierarchy of habitat use and selection;
types of data; sampling;
CODE;
Data 
Lab 2 
Introduction to general linear modeling;
Data;
Assignment 
Lecture 3 
Analysis of Use  Nonuse data;
CODE;
Data 
Lab 3 
Logistic regression in R;
Data;
Assignment 
Reading for 4 
Keating and Cherry 2004;
Johnson et al. 2006 
Lecture 4 
Analysis of Use  Availability data;
CODE;
Data;
Excel
file 
Lab 4 
Analysis of UseAvailability data in R 
testing Johnson's position;
Data;
Assignment 
Reading for 5 
Boyce et al. 2002 
Lecture 5 
Evaluation of RSF's and RSPF's;
CODE;
Data1;
Data2 
Lab 5 
Interpreting output of logistic
regression in R;
Data;
Assignment 
Reading for 6 
Marzluff et al. 2004 (Just read intro and
discussion);
Millspaugh et al. 2006 (whole article) 
Lecture 6 
Estimating RSF's from utilization
distributions 
Lab 6 
Estimating RSF's from utilization
distributions in R 
Reading for 7 
Exercise 1;
Exercise 2 
Lecture 7 
Maximum likelihood for binomial &
multinomial models;
Powerpoint 
Lab 7 
Maximum likelihood (Excel);
Assignment;
Excel file 
Reading for 8 
MacKenzie et al. 2002 
Lecture 8 
Single Season, Single Species Occupancy;
PowerPoint;
CODE 
Lab 8 
Occupancy analysis in Excel, Presence and R;
Assignment;
Excel file;
Presence Instructions;
Data 
Reading for 9 
MacKenzie et al. 2003 
Lecture 9 
Multiseason occupancy;
PowerPoint 
Lab 9 
Occupancy analysis in R (continued);
Assignment;
Excel File 
Reading for 10 
MacKenzie et al. 2004 
Lecture 10 
Multispecies occupancy;
PowerPoint 
Lab 10 
Multispecies occupancy in Presence;
Assignment;
Excel File 