Bayesian Networks for Environmental Resource Management. Peter Towbin Applied Math and Statistics. Bayesian Networks for Environmental Resource Management. Context: Why are Bayesian Networks of interest? Goal: Assess BN research tools available for ERM.
Applied Math and Statistics
One of the most direct intersections of decision support technology and participatory resource management has been in the field of PPGIS: Public Participatory Geographic Information Systems
PPGIS systems are being used to manage problems such as erosion, deforestation, and over-fishing by documenting land rights and providing context and focus for decision making and management.
Mt. Pulag National Park Benguet, Nueva Vizcaya and Ifugao villages, Philippines.
Scale: 1:10,000, Area covered: 360 km 2.
Manual on Participatory 3-Dimensional Modeling for Natural Resource Management By Giacomo Rambaldi and Jasmin Callosa-Tarr