Re: [R] alaska map?

From: Roger Bivand <Roger.Bivand_at_nhh.no>
Date: Tue 26 Jul 2005 - 06:28:48 EST


On Mon, 25 Jul 2005, Caitlin Burgess wrote:

> Hello,
>
> I've installed the Becker and Wilks maps, mapdata, and mapproj packages
> so I can begin to try these out for some work I need to do on a map of
> Alaska but I don't know where to find a map of Alaska. Has anyone solved
> this already and could help?

map("world2", "USA:alaska")

gives the low resolution, using the "world" database is split on the date line. The mapdata package has better resolution.

>
> Thanks very much in advance,
>
> Caitlin
>
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