sos4R: Client for OGC Sensor Observation Services

A client for Sensor Observation Services (SOS, see <>) as specified by the Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC). With the package users can retrieve (meta)data from SOS instances and interactively create requests for near real-time observation data based on the available sensors, phenomena, observations etc. using thematic, temporal, and spatial filtering.

Version: 0.3.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.4.0)
Imports: httr, methods, sp, stringr, xml2
Suggests: readr, spacetime, gstat, maps, maptools, mapdata, cshapes, xtable, xts, testthat, rgdal, knitr, rmarkdown
Published: 2019-04-13
Author: Daniel Nuest ORCID iD [cre, aut], Edzer Pebesma ORCID iD [ctb], Ben Graeler ORCID iD [ctb], Benjamin Pross [ctb], Eike Hinderk Juerrens [ctb], 52┬░North Initiative for Geospatial Open Source Software GmbH [cph]
Maintainer: Daniel Nuest <daniel.nuest at>
License: GPL-2
NeedsCompilation: no
Citation: sos4R citation info
Materials: NEWS
CRAN checks: sos4R results


Reference manual: sos4R.pdf
Vignettes: 1. sos4R Quickstart
2. OGC concepts and standards (SWE, SOS)
3. SOS operations
4. Extending sos4R
Package source: sos4R_0.3.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
OS X binaries: r-release: sos4R_0.3.0.tgz, r-oldrel: sos4R_0.3.0.tgz
Old sources: sos4R archive


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