BIEN: Tools for Accessing the Botanical Ecology and Information Network Database

Provides Tools for Accessing the Botanical Information and Ecology Network Database. The BIEN database contains cleaned and standardized botanical data including occurrence, trait, plot and taxonomic data (See <> for more Information). This package provides functions that query the BIEN database by constructing and executing optimized SQL queries.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.1), RPostgreSQL
Imports: maptools, rgeos, rgdal, sp, DBI, ape, methods
Suggests: knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2017-01-12
Author: Brian Maitner [aut, cre]
Maintainer: Brian Maitner <bmaitner at>
License: MIT + file LICENSE
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: BIEN results


Reference manual: BIEN.pdf
Package source: BIEN_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-release: BIEN_1.0.0.tgz, r-oldrel: BIEN_1.0.0.tgz


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