Data input files for Lao PDR anti-poaching patrol model



This data-set contains the data input files and the R-based modelling code used to develop an ecological model to predict the effectiveness of community-based anti-poaching patrols in the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR). The model predicts the effectiveness of different anti-poaching patrol strategies on threatened wildlife in the Phou Chom Voy Provincial Protected Area of the Lao PDR.
Date made available17 Oct 2019
PublisherThe University of Western Australia
Date of data productionMay 2015 - Jun 2019
Geographical coveragePhou Chom Voy Provincial Protected Area of the Lao People’s Democratic Republic (PDR)


  • Community-based conservation
  • Poaching
  • Data limitations
  • Modelling framework
  • Ecological modelling
  • Poaching-patrol model
  • Ranger patrols
  • Lao PDR
  • South-East Asia
  • Threatened species
  • Payments for Environmental Services

Field of Research (FoR)

  • 050199 Ecological Applications not elsewhere classified
  • 050202 Conservation and Biodiversity
  • 050211 Wildlife and Habitat Management

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