To use environmental models effectively for management and decision making, establishment of an appropriate level of confidence in their performance is vital. The work reviewed techniques available in different fields.
A five-step procedure for performance evaluation of models was suggested, with the key elements including:
Bennett ND, Croke BFW, Guariso G, Guillaume JHA, Hamilton SH, Jakeman AJ, Marsili-Libelli S, Newham LTH, Norton JP, Perrin C, Pierce SA, Robson B, Seppelt R, Voinov AA, Fath BD, Andreassian V (2013). Characterising performance of environmental models. Environmental Modelling and Software, 40, 1—20.
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