This is the 10th edition of the Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting (NAEM). The Netherlands Annual Ecology Meeting is a two-day event organised by NERN and NecoV (Dutch - Flemish Ecological Society) and supported by the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO).
Ecological modelling, based on field data, has become an indispensable tool in ecological research. This course presents a conceptual framework for ecological modelling: covering elementary growth models and probability distributions needed to mathematically model processes.
Matrix methods for health demography, including healthy longevity, disease progression, population projection, and cause-of-death analysis. Applications will focus on human populations, but the topics have direct applications in animal and plant demography.