Open Sustainable Technology

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spatialEco

R package for spatial analysis and modelling of ecological systems.

biodiversity conservation cran ecology r r-package r-spatial raster spatial vector

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 8.9

SDG Detector

Identify and visualize 17 Sustainable Development Goals and associated 169 Targets in text.

cran r r-package sdg sdgs sustainability sustainable-development-goals text-mining

Sustainable Development - Sustainable Development Goals - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 10.1

soilDB

Simplified Access to NCSS Soil Databases.

cran kssl nasis nrcs r soil soil-data-access soil-survey soilweb sql usda

Natural Resources - Soil and Land - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 18.8

burnr

Basic tools to analyze forest fire history data (e.g. FHX) in R.

citation cran dendrochronology ecology forestfire plot r scientific statistics

Biosphere - Wildfire - Last synced: 25 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 10.5

wdpar

R Interface to the World Database on Protected Areas.

biodiversity conservation cran data database protected-areas r r-package rstats spatial

Biosphere - Conservation and Restoration - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 10.7

giscoR

An R API package that helps to retrieve data from Eurostat Geographic Information System of the Commission.

api-wrapper cran eurostat eurostat-data ggplot2 gis gisco r r-package ropengov rstats spatial thematic-maps

Sustainable Development - Data Catalogs and Interfaces - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 14.3

eurostat R package

R tools to access open data from Eurostat, the statistical office of the European Union.

cran eurostat eurostat-data r r-package ropengov

Sustainable Development - Data Catalogs and Interfaces - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 17.3

climaemet

An interface to download the climatic data of the Spanish Meteorological Agency directly from R using their API and create scientific graphs.

aemet climate cran data forecast-api r r-package ropenspain rstats science spain weather-api

Climate Change - Climate Data Visualization and Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 12.6

nhdR

An R interface to the US National Hydrography Dataset.

cran geospatial national-hydrography-dataset nhd rstats water-quality water-resources

Natural Resources - Water Supply - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 11.9

LAGOSNE

Interface to the LAke multi-scaled GeOSpatial & temporal database.

cran ecology geoscience limnology rstats water-quality

Hydrosphere - Freshwater and Hydrology - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 11.0

hyfo

Mainly focuses on data process and visualization in hydrology and climate forecasting.

climate climate-forecasting cran forecasting-models hydrology maps netcdf4

Climate Change - Climate Data Processing and Analysis - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.1

rsoi

An R package to download the most up to date climate indices.

cran oceanic-nino oceanography r

Climate Change - Climate Data Visualization and Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 14.6

EIA

An R package wrapping the US Energy Information Administration open data API.

cran eia eia-api energy-data energy-information-administration open-data r-package

Energy Systems - Energy System Data Access - Last synced: 24 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.6