metScanR: Find, Map, and Gather Environmental Data and Metadata

A tool for locating, mapping, and gathering environmental data and metadata, worldwide. Users can search for and filter metadata from ~ 107,000 environmental monitoring stations among 219 countries/territories and 18 networks/platforms via elevation, location, active dates, elements measured (e.g., temperature, precipitation), country, network, and/or known identifier. Future updates to the package will allow the user to obtain datasets from stations within the database.

Version: 1.0.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.3.1)
Imports: geosphere, RColorBrewer, plotly, leaflet, ggmap, rjson, sp, grDevices, plyr, RCurl, utils, tools
Published: 2017-05-17
Author: Josh Roberti [aut, cre], Cody Flagg [aut], Lee Stanish [aut], Sam Weintraub [aut], Derek Smith [aut], Robert Lee [aut]
Maintainer: Josh Roberti <jaroberti87 at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: no
CRAN checks: metScanR results


Reference manual: metScanR.pdf
Package source: metScanR_1.0.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: metScanR_1.0.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: metScanR_1.0.0.tgz
Old sources: metScanR archive


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