12 mar

Viken, Umeå

SERMON - End-of-Programme Seminar

seminarier, workshops |

The SERMON research programme has focussed on developing and applying statistical methods, adapted to data from environmental monitoring data, for ecological research studies. The programme was funded by the Swedish Research Council for a period of four years, formally ending in 2018. The studies have been carried out in close collaboration with the Swedish National Forest Inventory and the National Inventory of Landscapes in Sweden.

We now invite you to an end-of-programme seminar to present and discuss results, on March 12, 9:30 -12:00 (or any part of the seminar you would like to attend) in Viken.


9:30 – 9:40  Introduction (Göran Ståhl, SLU)

9:40 – 10:00  Logistic regression based on complex survey data (Magnus Ekström, SLU)

10:00 – 10:20 Potentials and pitfalls in combining independent samples
(Anton Grafström, SLU)

10:20 – 10:40  Coffee break

10:40 – 11:00  Presence/absence sampling for plant density estimation 
(Magnus Ekström/Göran Ståhl, SLU)

11:00 – 11:20 State and change of pendulous lichens in Sweden
(Per-Anders Esseen, UmU)

11:20 – 11:40  Environmental data for policy evaluation: dead wood and vegetation (Bengt-Gunnar Jonsson, MiU/SLU)

11:40 – 12:00  Discussion: Usefulness of results and remaining needs 
(representatives of the Swedish NFI and NILS) 

Everyone is cordially invited to participate!


Tid: 2020-03-12 09:30 - 12:00
Ort: Umeå
Lokal: Viken
Mer information:

Magnus Ekström magnus.ekstrom@slu.se