Import, Plot and Analyze Bathymetric and Topographic Data

Import xyz data from the NOAA (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, <>), GEBCO (General Bathymetric Chart of the Oceans, <>) and other sources, plot xyz data to prepare publication-ready figures, analyze xyz data to extract transects, get depth / altitude based on geographical coordinates, or calculate z-constrained least-cost paths.


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1.0 by Benoit Simon-Bouhet, 2 months ago

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Authors: Eric Pante, Benoit Simon-Bouhet, and Jean-Olivier Irisson

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

Task views: Analysis of Spatial Data

GPL (>= 3) license

Imports DBI, RSQLite, gdistance, geosphere, sp, raster, ncdf4, plotrix, shape, reshape2, adehabitatMA, ggplot2, methods

Suggests maps, mapdata, lattice, mapproj, R.rsp

Imported by vmsbase.

Suggested by oce.

See at CRAN