Advanced Topics in Marxan

This one or two-day interactive and discussion based course is generally offered the day after an Introduction to Marxan course.  Although it can be adapted based on participant interest, it usually includes:

  • Spatial data considerations when using Marxan
  • Calibration and sensitivity testing in Marxan
  • Developing a cost layer
  • Reserve design considerations
  • Target setting
  • Case studies of planning initiatives around the world

Prior experience with Marxan is prerequisite.

Please contact nserra(at) if you are interested in this training or any other inquires.

This page contains an overview and frequently asked questions about Marxan and PacMARA’s capacity-building program.  For further Marxan information and resources visit our tikiwiki site.