Decision Analysis

Publications

Alexander, C.A.D., C.N. Peters, D.R. Marmorek and P. Higgins. 2006. A decision analysis of flow management experiments for Columbia River mountain whitefish (Prosopium williamsoni ) management. Can. J. Fish Aquat. Sci. 63: 1142–1156.
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Marmorek, D.R. and C.N. Peters. 2001. Finding a PATH towards scientific collaboration: insights from the Columbia River Basin. Conservation Ecology 5(2): 8.
[HTM - off site]

Peters, C.N. and D.R. Marmorek. 2001. Application of decision analysis to evaluate recovery actions for threatened Snake River spring and summer chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 58(12): 2431-2446.
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Peters, C.N., D.R. Marmorek, and R.B Deriso. 2001. Application of decision analysis to evaluate recovery actions for threatened Snake River fall chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha). Can. J. Fish. Aquat. Sci. 58(12): 2447-2458.
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Peterman, R.M. and C.N. Peters. 1998. Decision analysis: taking uncertainties into account in forest resource management . In: Sit, V. and B. Taylor (eds.). 1998. Statistical Methods for Adaptive Management Studies. Res. Br., B.C. Min. For., Victoria, B.C. Land Manage. Handb. No. 42.

Peterman, R.M., C.N. Peters, S. Frederick and C. Robb. 1998. Bayesian decision analysis and uncertainty in fisheries management. In: T. Pitcher, P.J.B. Hart, and D. Pauly (eds.). Reinventing Fisheries Management: Proceedings of a Symposium held February, 1996. Kluewer Academic Publishers, London U.K.

Presentations

Alexander, C.A.D., P. Higgins, D.R. Marmorek and C.N. Peters. 2002. A Decision Analysis of Adaptive Management Experiments for Columbia River Whitefish Management. A PowerPoint Presentation prepared for BC Hydro.
[PPT- 398 kb]

Marmorek, D.R., C.N. Peters, I.J. Parnell and C.A.D. Alexander. 2002. Using Decision Analysis to Resolve Multi-objective Resource Management Problems. A PowerPoint Presentation.
[PPT- 329 kb]

Reports

Marmorek, D.R. and I. Parnell. 2002. Cheakamus River Water Use Plan – Report of the Consultative Committee. Prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, BC on behalf of the Cheakamus River Water Use Plan Consultative Committee, Vancouver, BC. 234 pp.
[PDF - 206 kb]

Alexander, C.A.D., D.R. Marmorek, and C.N. Peters. 2000a. Applying decision analysis to whitefish management in the Columbia River: Is it worth varying flows to reduce key uncertainties? Prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, BC for Paul Higgins, BC Hydro Power Supply, 8th Floor 6911 Southpoint Dr., Burnaby, BC, V3N 4X8. 54 pp. and appendices.

Alexander, C.A.D., D.R. Marmorek, and C.N. Peters. 2000b.Clear Creek Decision Analysis and Adaptive Management Model: Results of a Model Design Workshop held January 24th-26th 2000. Draft report prepared by ESSA Technologies Ltd., Vancouver, BC for CALFED Bay-Delta Program, 1416 Ninth Street, Suite 1155 Sacramento, CA 95814, 96 pp. and appendices.