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Geocomputation with R

by Robin Lovelace, Jakub Nowosad, Jannes Muenchow

2018-12-05
Geocomputation with R

A book on geographic data with R. […] This is the online home of Geocomputation with R, a book on geographic data analysis, visualization and modeling. Note: This book has been published by CRC Press in the R Series. The online version of this book is free to read here. Inspired by bookdown and the Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial (FOSS4G) movement, this book is open source. This ensures its contents are reproducible and publicly accessible for people worldwide. The online version of the book is hosted at geocompr.robinlovelace.net and kept up-to-date by Travis, which provides … Read more →

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Data Visualization with R

by Rob Kabacoff

2018-09-03
Data Visualization with R

A guide to creating modern data visualizations with R. Starting with data preparation, topics include how to create effective univariate, bivariate, and multivariate graphs. In addition specialized graphs including geographic maps, the display of change over time, flow diagrams, interactive graphs, and graphs that help with the interpret statistical models are included. Focus is on the 45 most popular graph types. The guide also includes detailed instructions on how to customizing graphs, and ends with a chapter on graphing best practices. Although strongly based on the ggplot2 package, other approaches are included as well. Read more →

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Literature thesis: Building a framework for retrieving information on multispecies interactions from published literature

by Gabriel Muñoz

2017-04-28

Literature thesis: Building a framework for retrieving information on multispecies interactions from published literature […] The generation of new global hypothesis, destined to understand our current global biodiversity crisis, requires a large amount of information. Our knowledge in Ecology is principally contained in the form of published articles. This global body of literature holds a significant amount of primary data on species distributions and interactions across a large geographical and temporal scale. In this literature review, I explore the use of different computational tools … Read more →

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