A comparison of 3-parameter, single-species population models, in relation to the management of brushtail possums in New Zealand

A range of published 3-parameter, single-species models are compared using possums in New Zealand as an example. Most models yield similar population growth curves and similar estimates of maximum sustainable yield. A new model of competition for refuges,

Author N. C. Barlow and M. N. Clout
Year 1983
Secondary title Oecologia
Volume 60
Number 2
Pages 250-258
Region NZ