Using connectivity data in Marxan.

Using connectivity data in Marxan.

Using connectivity data in Marxan. There are several different quantitative methods to directly incorporate connectivity data into the standard Marxan workflow . These include: (a) treating connectivity properties of planning units as conservation features for which a...
Using connectivity data in Marxan.

Understanding connectivity data.

Understanding connectivity data. One of the challenges associated with integrating data of ecological connectivity in spatial planning is the wide variety of entities that move (e.g. organisms, genes, pollutants) and of movement processes (e.g. animal migration,...
Using connectivity data in Marxan.

What is Marxan with Connectivity?

What is Marxan with Connectivity? The following sections are a summary of Daigle et al. 2019. Marxan with Connectivity is an extension of the Marxan software family that allows for more sophisticated connectivity considerations in spatial planning.  For example, sites...
Zone specific targets.

Zone specific targets.

Zone specific targets. In Marxan with zones users can set zone specific targets for features in addition to an overall target. This is useful when users want to separate conflicting features (e.g., conservation features and fishing features) into appropriate zones....
Zone specific targets.

How can costs get allocated to different zones?

How can costs get allocated to different zones? In Marxan with Zones, it is possible to have multiple costs applied to a zone, and it is possible to apply different costs to different zones. The zone-specific multiplier is used to weight and sum costs per zone. It...