New journal article just published – data uncertainty, wetland loss, policy implications.

“Information uncertainty arising from poor data analysis (model selection, poor source checking and propagation) is inherent in many scientific estimates.” Alrighty!

Friess, D. A & E. L. Webb, 2011. Bad data equals bad policy: how to trust estimates of ecosystem loss when there is so much uncertainty? Environmental Conservation, published online: 14 Mar 2011, doi: 10.1017/S0376892911000026.

Friess &  Webb - Cambridge Journals Online - Abstract - Bad data equals bad policy: how to trust estimates of ecosystem loss when there is so much uncertainty?

Links – abstract, article (NUS proxy)

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