Maximum-Entropy Species-Distribution Modeling Tutorial

Our tutorial, written in Excel 2010, is designed to familiarize users with a commonly used approach in species-distribution modeling—the maximum-entropy approach. Users step through the worksheets and learn about the mathematics and assumptions used, fitting the model using the Microsoft Solver Add-in. Text in the tutorial refers to a publicly available, non-Microsoft software tool called MaxEnt, available at Users can save the data used in the Excel tutorial and use it in the MaxEnt software package.


Date Published17 September 2010
Download Size0.19 MB

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