SharkDemography: Shark Demographic Analyses Using Leslie Matrix Models

Run Leslie Matrix models using Monte Carlo simulations for any specified shark species. This package was developed during the publication of Smart, JJ, White, WT, Baje, L, et al. (2020) "Can multi-species shark longline fisheries be managed sustainably using size limits? Theoretically, yes. Realistically, no".J Appl Ecol. 2020; 57; 1847–1860. <doi:10.1111/1365-2664.13659>.

Version: 1.1.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.3)
Imports: MASS, interp, dplyr, tidyr, readr, popbio, iterators, parallel, doFuture, doParallel, foreach, magrittr
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2023-11-21
DOI: 10.32614/CRAN.package.SharkDemography
Author: Jonathan Smart ORCID iD [aut, cre, ctb, cph]
Maintainer: Jonathan Smart <jonsmartphd at>
License: GPL (≥ 3)
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: SharkDemography citation info
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: SharkDemography results


Reference manual: SharkDemography.pdf


Package source: SharkDemography_1.1.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): SharkDemography_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): SharkDemography_1.1.0.tgz, r-release (x86_64): SharkDemography_1.1.0.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): SharkDemography_1.1.0.tgz


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