Sugihara

A Twisted Path to Equation-Free Prediction

“Fishery managers still rely heavily on the Ricker model, along with variants that include factors like temperature, to estimate a “maximum sustainable yield” that fishers can take without causing fish stocks to crash. Such estimates are naive, Sugihara said, because they assume fish population is correlated to environmental factors in simple and static ways.”

https://www.quantamagazine.org/chaos-theory-in-ecology-predicts-future-populations-20151013

 

 

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