[R] GAM/GLM parameters

From: james155 <james.faulconbridge_at_googlemail.com>
Date: Wed 04 Apr 2007 - 13:45:24 GMT

I think this might be a very basic question, but is there a simple way to characterise the relationships that a gam or lm model have identified? I am trying the create species distribution models based on climate, and want to know whether, for example, higher temperatures (one of the predictor variables) leads to a higher probability of species presence (dependent variable). Also, how can you quantify the relative contribution of each predictor variable to the final model?

Many thanks,


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