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Research Note

Title: Regression sampling: some results for resource managers and researchers

Author: O'Regan, William G.; Boyd, Robert W.

Date: 1974

Source: Res. Note PSW-RN-286. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 8 p

Station ID: RN-PSW-286

Description: Regression sampling is widely used in natural resources management and research to estimate quantities of resources per unit area. This note brings together results found in the statistical literature in the application of this sampling technique. Conditional and unconditional estimators are listed and for each estimator, exact variances and unbiased estimators for the variances are offered.

Keywords: regression sampling; statistical techniques

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O'Regan, William G.; Boyd, Robert W.  1974.  Regression sampling: some results for resource managers and researchers.   Res. Note PSW-RN-286. Berkeley, CA: U.S. Department of Agriculture, Forest Service, Pacific Southwest Forest and Range Experiment Station. 8 p.

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