Analysis of the effects of drivers on multifunctionality within a system

R package for the analysis of multifunctionality in ecological (or other) systems based on the following papers:

Byrnes, J. E. K., Gamfeldt, L., Isbell, F., Lefcheck, J. S., Griffin, J. N., Hector, A., Cardinale, B. J., Hooper, D. U., Dee, L. E., Emmett Duffy, J. (2014), Investigating the relationship between biodiversity and ecosystem multifunctionality: challenges and solutions. Methods in Ecology and Evolution, 5: 111–124. doi: 10.1111/2041-210X.12143

Byrnes, J. E. K., Roger, F. and Bagchi, R. (2022), Understandable Multifunctionality Measures Using Hill Numbers. bioRxiv. 2022.03.17.484802. doi: 10.1101/2022.03.17.484802


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People wanting to contribute are welcome to do so by forking the repository, and submitting a pull request when their work is done. Please also edit the DESCRIPTION file to add your name to the Authors field.