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.

Stay safe folks!

Previous workshops

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

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