Open Sustainable Technology

A curated list of open technology projects to sustain a stable climate, energy supply, biodiversity and natural resources.

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California Forest Observatory

Python wrappers for accessing Forest Observatory data via the Salo API.

api california ecology python-wrappers wildfire

Biosphere - Conservation and Restoration - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.6

BirdFlowR

Predict changes in bird distributions and generate synthetic migration routes.

bird-migration birds ebird ecology r-package

Biosphere - Terrestrial Animals - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 4.9

EcoSISTEM.jl

A Julia package that provides functionality for simulating species undergoing dynamic biological processes such as birth, death, competition and dispersal, as well as environmental changes in climate and habitat.

biodiversity ecology ecosystem-simulation epidemiology julia simulation

Biosphere - Conservation and Restoration - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: -Infinity

plant

A package for modeling forest trait ecology and evolution.

c-plus-plus demography dynamic ecology evolution forests plant-physiology r science-research simulation trait

Biosphere - Plants and Vegetation - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.0

Diversity.jl

Provides functionality for measuring alpha, beta and gamma diversity of metacommunities (e.g. ecosystems) and their constituent subcommunities.

biodiversity diversity-measurement ecology julia partitioning-diversity phylogenetic-diversity

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.4

mobr

Tools for analyzing changes in biodiversity across scales.

biodiversity conservation ecology rarefaction species statistics

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.8

DiversiTree

Help urban foresters, planners, greeners, and ecologists in quantifying tree ecosystem diversity in cities.

ecology forestry urban-planning

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 3.7

LAGOSNE

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

cran ecology geoscience limnology rstats water-quality

Hydrosphere - Freshwater and Hydrology - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 10.4

fgeo

Analyze forest diversity and dynamics.

abundance demography dynamic dynamics ecology fgeo forestgeo forests habitat metapackage tree

Biosphere - Forest Observation and Management - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 11.8

portalcasting

Provides a model development, deployment, and evaluation system for forecasting how ecological systems change through time, with a focus on a widely used long-term study of mammal population and community dynamics.

ecology forecasting portal r r-package r-stats reproducible-research shiny workflow

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.8

EcoAssist

An open-source application designed to streamline the work of ecologists dealing with camera trap images.

animals annotation-tool cameratraps classifier-model conservation deploy ecology linux machine-learning macos megadetector object-detection python windows yolov5

Biosphere - Terrestrial Animals - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.7

Carbonalyser

Allows to visualize the electricity consumption and greenhouse gases emissions that your Internet browsing leads to.

addon carbon-emissions chrome-extension ecology firefox-addon

Consumption - Computation and Communication - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.8

The General Lake Model

A water balance and one-dimensional vertical stratification hydrodynamic model.

aquatic-science biogeochemical ecology glm hydrodynamics hydrology-modeling lake lakes mixing model quality stratification water

Natural Resources - Water Supply - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: -Infinity

RBIEN

Tools for accessing the Botanical Information and Ecology Network database.

bien biodiversity botanical ecology open-science phylogeny plant r range-maps traits

Biosphere - Plants and Vegetation - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 5.3

seedr

An R package that provides functions to fit hydro and thermal time germination models.

agronomy botany ecology germination seeds

Consumption - Agriculture and Nutrition - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 6.0

AED2

A community-driven library of modules and algorithms for simulation of "aquatic ecodynamics": water quality, aquatic biogeochemsitry, biotic habitat and aquatic ecosystem dynamics.

aem aquatic ecology estuaries lakes nutrients phytoplankton quality sediment water

Natural Resources - Water Supply - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: -Infinity

ENVO

A community-driven ontology for the representation of environments.

data-management data-science earth-science ecoinformatics ecology environment esip obofoundry ontology planetary-science semantics sustainable-development-goals

Sustainable Development - Taxonomy and Ontology - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 10.1

SpeciesDistributionToolkit

A collection of Julia packages forming a toolkit meant to deal with species distribution data.

bioclim biodiversity biogeography chelsa earthenv ecology species-distribution-models

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 7.2

ec0lint

A static code analysis tool that provides users with hints on how to reduce the carbon footprint of their websites during the development process.

css digital-ecology ec0lint ecology eslint javascript linter typescript website

Emissions - Carbon Intensity and Accounting - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 15.7

lterdatasampler

Provide the scientific community, policy makers, and society with the knowledge and predictive understanding necessary to conserve, protect, and manage the nation's ecosystems, their biodiversity, and the services they provide.

data-science ecology

Biosphere - Conservation and Restoration - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 12.1

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: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 13.4

sdmTMB

An R package that fits spatial and spatiotemporal predictive-processes for species distribution models.

ecology glmm r spatial-analysis species-distribution-modelling tmb

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 15.7

Global Biotic Interactions

Global Biotic Interactions provides access to existing species interaction datasets.

biodiversity bioinformatics biology diet diseases ecoinformatics ecology eol etl-framework food-webs globi parasites pollinators species-interactions

Biosphere - Biodiversity and Species Distribution - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.1

earthlib

Contains several thousand unique spectral endmembers representing green vegetation, soil, non-photosynthetic vegetation, urban materials, and burned materials.

conservation earth-engine ecology remote-sensing spectral-unmixing

Natural Resources - Soil and Land - Last synced: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 4.0

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: 28 Feb 2024 - Ranking: 9.9