biosurvey: Tools for Biological Survey Planning

A collection of tools that allows users to plan systems of sampling sites, increasing the efficiency of biodiversity monitoring by considering the relationship between environmental and geographic conditions in a region. The options for selecting sampling sites included here differ from other implementations in that they consider the environmental and geographic conditions of a region to suggest sampling sites that could increase the efficiency of efforts dedicated to monitoring biodiversity. The methods proposed here are new in the sense that they combine various criteria and points previously made in related literature; some of the theoretical and methodological bases considered are described in: Arita et al. (2011) <doi:10.1111/j.1466-8238.2011.00662.x>, Soberón and Cavner (2015) <doi:10.17161/bi.v10i0.4801>, and Soberón et al. (2021).

Version: 0.1.1
Depends: R (≥ 3.6.0)
Imports: diptest (≥ 0.75), doParallel (≥ 1.0), foreach (≥ 1.5), graphics, grDevices, ks (≥ 1.11), maps (≥ 3.3), methods, parallel, picante (≥ 1.8), raster (≥ 3.0), rgdal (≥ 1.4), rgeos (≥ 0.5), sp (≥ 1.3), spatstat.geom (≥ 1.65), stats, utils, vegan (≥ 2.5)
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown, testthat
Published: 2021-09-15
Author: Claudia Nuñez-Penichet ORCID iD [aut, cre], Marlon E. Cobos ORCID iD [aut], Jorge Soberón ORCID iD [aut], Tomer Gueta ORCID iD [aut], Narayani Barve ORCID iD [aut], Vijay Barve ORCID iD [aut], Adolfo G. Navarro-Sigüenza ORCID iD [aut], A. Townsend Peterson ORCID iD [aut]
Maintainer: Claudia Nuñez-Penichet <claununez199o at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: biosurvey results


Reference manual: biosurvey.pdf
Vignettes: biosurvey: Preparing data
biosurvey: Selecting sampling sites
biosurvey: Selecting sampling sites using preselected points
biosurvey: Testing efficiency of selected sites


Package source: biosurvey_0.1.1.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): biosurvey_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): biosurvey_0.1.1.tgz, r-release (x86_64): biosurvey_0.1.1.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): biosurvey_0.1.1.tgz
Old sources: biosurvey archive


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