Subject: VORTEX PVA software discussion group
Description:VORTEX is a individual-based simulation program for use in Population Viability Analysis.
VORTEX is used to:
-- assess conservation status (degree of threat) for populations of wildlife;
-- for planning conservation actions;
-- for studying determinants of population dynamics;
-- and for teaching about population biology.
VORTEX was written by Robert Lacy, Chicago Zoological Society.
More information about VORTEX can be obtained from http://www.vortex10.org/Vortex10.aspx