The Master module “Quantitative conservation biogeography” is an elective module within the Master programme “Ecology, Evolution and Conservation (EEC)” at the University of Potsdam. It typically runs in the summer term.

This site provides the accompanying R practicals for the module. Topics include:

Prerequisites for the module are: basic understanding of conservation biogeography (e.g. from accompanying lecture), basic knowledge of statistics, basic knowledge in geographic information systems, basic understanding of R. If you don’t feel comfortable with R yet, you should work through the R preparatory course first.