Edited By: Abdel H. El-Shaarawi and Jana Jureckova

Chairman, International Environmetrics Society National Water research Institute, Burlington Ontario Canada
Department of Probability and Mathematical Statistics, Charles University Sokolovska, Czech Republic

Statistical Analysis of Ecological Diversity

Lorenzo Fattorini, Department of Quantitative Methods, University of Siena, Italy

Descriptive Measures of Ecological Diversity

B.V. Forsini, Institute of Statistics, Catholic University of Milan, Italy

Sampling Designs for Monitoring Ecological Diversity

L. Barabesi, Department of Quantitative Methods, University of Siena, Italy

Inference on Ecological Diversity

Tonio Di Battista, Dipartimento di Metodi Quantitativi e Teoria Economica, Universita' delgi Studi "G. D' Annunzio", Italy

The Inventory and Estimation of Plant Species Richness

A. Chiarucci, Dipartimento di Scienze Ambientali, Università di Siena, Italy
M.W. Palmer, Botany Department, Oklahoma State University, USA

Spatial Statistics

Dale L. Zimmerman, Department of Statistics and Actuarial Science, University of Iowa, USA

Geostatistics: Past, Present and Future

Mark D. Ecker, Department of Mathematics, University of Northern Iowa, USA

Spatial Design

Werner G. Müller, Department of Statistics, Vienna University of Economics, Austria

Statistical Analysis of Spatial Count Data

Mark S. Kaiser, Department of Statistics, Iowa State University, USA

Spatial Disease Mapping

Lance A. Waller, Department of Biostatistics, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, USA

Multivariate Data Analysis

Serge B. Provost, Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
E. M. Rudiuk, Physical and Applied Sciences, University College of Cape Breton, Canada

The Analysis of Putative Sources of Health Hazard

Andrew B. Lawson, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Norman J Arnold School of Public Health, University of South Carolina, USA

Time Series Modelling

Keith William Hipel, Department of Systems Design Engineering , University of Waterloo, Canada

Spatio-temporal Methods in Climatology

Christopher K. Wikle, Department of Statistics, University of Missouri-Columbia, USA

Environmental Monitoring

Rank Tests For Independence And Randomness

Martin Schindler, Department of Statistics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic

Area Precipitation Measurement

Teresa Alpuim, CMAF and DEIO, University of Lisbon, Portugal

Water-Quality Monitoring of Rivers

Richard P. Hooper and Leslie DeSimone, U.S. Geological Survey, 10 Bearfoot Road, Northborough, MA 01532 USA

Stochastic Modeling in Life Support Systems

George Christakos, School of Public Health, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC; and Department of Geography, San Diego State University, CA, USA

Economic Aspects of Monitoring Environmental Factors: A Cost-Benefit Approach

SM Osman Rahman and Stephen Devadoss, Department of Agricultural Economics, University of Idaho, Moscow, ID 83844-2334, USA

Trend Analysis for Environmental Factors: Time Effects on Nitrous Oxide (N2O) Levels at Mace Head, Ireland

V. K. Jandhyala, Washington State University, USA
S. B. Fotopoulos, Washington State University, Pullman, USA
N. E. Evangelopoulos, University of North Texas, Denton, USA