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Evaluating Orangutan census techniques using nest decay rates: implications for population estimates

Mathewson, P D; Spehar, S N; Meijaard, Erik; Nardiyono, .; Purnomo, .; Samirul, A; Sudiyanto, .; Oman, .; Sulhnudin, .; Jasary, .; Jumali, .; Marshall , Andrew J.


An accurate estimate for orangutan nest decay time is a crucial factor in commonly used methods for estimating orangutan population size. Decay rates are known to vary, but the decay process and, thus, the temporal and spatial variation in decay time are

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2008
Type: Journal article
Source: Ecological Applications
DOI: 10.1890/07-0385.1


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