Distance Sampling Workshops

Here you can find content for distance sampling workshops including slides, exercises and other materials.

Free online course

Online distance sampling introductory workshop: a full introductory workshop, including recorded video lectures, exercises and quizzes.

Forthcoming interactive workshops

In 2020, we are offering all of our workshops online, using live video. Below are links to forthcoming workshops:

We will post further updates here, on Twitter and on the distance sampling mailing list.

Previous workshops

Some previous workshops from the last two year are listed here. Links, where given, are to workshop material.

  • Spatially explicit models for distance sampling data: density surface modelling in practice online, 5th - 9th October 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 21st September - 2nd October 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 7th - 18th September 2020.
  • Mark-recapture distance sampling: distance sampling when animals are missed at zero distance online, 24th - 25th August 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 6th - 17th July 2020.
  • Spatially explicit models for distance sampling data: density surface modelling in practice online, 8th - 12th June 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 4th - 15th May 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 17th - 28th February 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 6th - 17th January 2020.
  • Distance Live introductory online workshop online, 4th - 15th November 2019.
  • Introductory and advanced distance sampling Workshops in-person at St Andrews, 19th - 30th August 2019.