lidR: Airborne LiDAR Data Manipulation and Visualization for Forestry Applications

Airborne LiDAR (Light Detection and Ranging) interface for data manipulation and visualization. Read/write 'las' and 'laz' files, computation of metrics in area based approach, point filtering, artificial point reduction, classification from geographic data, normalization, individual tree segmentation and other manipulations.

Version: 3.0.3
Depends: R (≥ 3.1.0), methods, raster, sp (≥ 1.4.2)
Imports: data.table (≥ 1.12.0), future, gdalUtils, geometry, glue, grDevices, lazyeval, Rcpp (≥ 1.0.3), RCSF, rgeos, rgdal, rgl, rlas (≥ 1.3.5), sf, stats, tools, utils
LinkingTo: BH (≥ 1.72.0), Rcpp, RcppArmadillo
Suggests: EBImage, concaveman, crayon, gstat, hexbin, mapview, mapedit, progress, testthat (≥ 2.1.0), knitr, rmarkdown, covr
Published: 2020-08-03
Author: Jean-Romain Roussel [aut, cre, cph], David Auty [aut, ctb] (Reviews the documentation), Florian De Boissieu [ctb] (Fixed bugs and improved catalog features), Andrew Sánchez Meador [ctb] (Implemented wing2015() for segment_snags()), Bourdon Jean-François [ctb] (Contributed to Roussel2020() for track_sensor()), Gatziolis Demetrios [ctb] (Implemented Gatziolis2019() for track_sensor())
Maintainer: Jean-Romain Roussel <jean-romain.roussel.1 at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: lidR results


Reference manual: lidR.pdf
Vignettes: 1. LAS formal class
2. LAScatalog formal class
3. LAScatalog processing engine
5. Create a function to process a LAScatalog
4. Speed-up the computations on a LAScatalog
Package source: lidR_3.0.3.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: lidR_3.0.3.tgz, r-oldrel: lidR_3.0.3.tgz
Old sources: lidR archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: leafR, viewshed3d
Reverse suggests: rGEDI


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