Software for spatially-explicit simulation of forest dynamics


SORTIE-ND (or just SORTIE) is an individual-based forest simulator designed to study neighborhood processes. If you are new to SORTIE-ND, please see our Frequently Asked Questions.

To get started with SORTIE-ND, visit our downloads area. You can download and install the software and example input and output files.

What's New:

SORTIE-ND version 7.05.04 has been released. You can get details and download this version here. Once you've downloaded it, please read about how to use it in our User's Manual (also included with the software installation).