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Table 3 AIC and coefficients of models which had ΔAIC < 2 compared to the lowest AIC model for explaining the occurrence of debarking on trees

From: Susceptible conditions for debarking by deer in subalpine coniferous forests in central Japan

AIC Δ AIC Elevation zonea 2500 m DBHb of trees Dist. grassland Speciesc
Abies veitchii Picea jezoensis Tsuga diversifolia
526.047 0.000 −0.684 −0.014 −4.146 × 10−4    
526.261 0.214 −0.771 −0.014 −4.196 × 10−4 0.127 −1.379 −0.947
527.907 1.856 −0.592 −0.014     
527.974 1.926 −0.666 −0.014   0.076 −1.453 −0.959
  1. aCoefficient of elevation zone was calculated as a relative value when the coefficient of the low-elevation zone (2000 m) was set to 0. bDBH, diameter at breast height. cCoefficient of species was calculated as a relative value when the coefficient of Abies mariesii was set to 0