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Statistical advances in environmental science

Walter W. Piegorsch, Eric P. Smith, Don Edwards, and Richard L. Smith

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We discuss selected applications of statistical theory and practice as motivated by and applied to environmental sciences. Included in the presentation are illustrations on how the interaction between environmental scientists and quantitative researchers has been used to enhance and further learning in both areas, and how this interaction provides a source of further challenges and growth for the statistical community.

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Statist. Sci., Volume 13, Number 2 (1998), 186-208.

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First available in Project Euclid: 9 August 2002

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https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ss/1028905935

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doi:10.1214/ss/1028905935

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0960.62127

Keywords
Biometry combining environmental information detection limits ecological statistics environmetrics environmental health environmental statistics exceedance over threshold extreme value analysis hierarchical Bayesian methods hot spots, interdisciplinary collaboration meta analysis model selection quantitative risk assessment risk analysis rare events space-time sampling spatial statistics stochastic modeling time series trend analysis

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Piegorsch, Walter W.; Smith, Eric P.; Edwards, Don; Smith, Richard L. Statistical advances in environmental science. Statist. Sci. 13 (1998), no. 2, 186--208. doi:10.1214/ss/1028905935. https://projecteuclid.org/euclid.ss/1028905935


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