Aerial Survey & Telemetry
WEST has combined statistical and ecological expertise in the design and conduct of aerial survey and telemetry studies for a wide range of species, including golden eagle, prairie chicken, sage grouse, Dall sheep, mule deer, elk, moose, pronghorn, walrus, bats, polar bear and marine mammals.
The WEST team includes professional scientists and statisticians that can provide expert consultation on the design, conduct, and analysis of these studies. This expertise includes the use of capture- recapture, distance sampling and aerial survey methods for all types of biological populations. WEST’s combined approach provides clients with objective and scientifically credible results to address client needs.
Aerial and Telemetry Expertise:
- Area Use and Movement Studies
- Habitat Use Studies
- Impact Assessment
- Management and Conservation Plans
- Population Estimation
- Resource Selection Analyses
- Spatial and Temporal Correlation Analyses