Re: [R] Making a map in R?

From: Kingsford Jones <kingsfordjones_at_gmail.com>
Date: Thu, 01 May 2008 08:27:10 -0700

I sent the wrong link for the spatial Task View. Here it is

http://cran.r-project.org/web/views/Spatial.html

On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 8:21 AM, Kingsford Jones <kingsfordjones_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> There are many ways to do this, depending on what type of spatial data
> you are working with and what you want your maps to look like. The sp
> package provides S4 classes and methods for working with GIS data. Two
> likely candidates for importing data are the rgdal and maptools
> packages. See the Spatial Task View:
> http://cran.r-project.org/web/packages/rgdal/index.html
>
> Also, there is a r-sig for spatial data:
> https://stat.ethz.ch/mailman/listinfo/r-sig-geo
>
> Kingsford Jones
>
>
>
> On Thu, May 1, 2008 at 6:56 AM, stephen sefick <ssefick_at_gmail.com> wrote:
> > Does anyone know of a package to make a map from GIS data, and/or would it
> > be easier in one of the free GIS programs. I would like to make a map of
> > the savannah river area with our sampling locations.
> > thanks
> >
> > stephen
> >
> > --
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> > feel like gods. We are mammals, and have not exhausted the annoying little
> > problems of being mammals.
> >
> > -K. Mullis
> >
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