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Table 9 Summary of the simple regression models for each of the four moderator variables examined on target fish density

From: Evaluating the biological effectiveness of fully and partially protected marine areas

All MPA case-studies included
Moderator variable N oMPAs Slope [95% CI] Q M, p-val
MPA age (year) 33 −0.01 [−0.03 → 0.02] QM = 0.57, p = 0.45
Log10 (size) (km2) 24 −0.20 [−0.44 → 0.03] QM = 2.79, p = 0.09
Min. Distance (km) 20 0.04 [−0.02 → 0.11] QM = 1.6, p = 0.21
# species combined 34 −0.04 [−0.11 → 0.02] QM = 1.67, p = 0.20
  1. Similar results were obtained for the sensitivity analysis.