FedData: Functions to Automate Downloading Geospatial Data Available from Several Federated Data Sources

Functions to automate downloading geospatial data available from several federated data sources (mainly sources maintained by the US Federal government). Currently, the package enables extraction from seven datasets: The National Elevation Dataset digital elevation models (1 and 1/3 arc-second; USGS); The National Hydrography Dataset (USGS); The Soil Survey Geographic (SSURGO) database from the National Cooperative Soil Survey (NCSS), which is led by the Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS) under the USDA; the Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN), coordinated by National Climatic Data Center at NOAA; the Daymet gridded estimates of daily weather parameters for North America, version 3, available from the Oak Ridge National Laboratory's Distributed Active Archive Center (DAAC); the International Tree Ring Data Bank; and the National Land Cover Database (NLCD).

Version: 2.5.0
Depends: R (≥ 3.2.0), sp
Imports: data.table, devtools, soilDB, igraph, curl, methods, rgdal, raster, Hmisc, rgeos, readr, lubridate, dplyr, magrittr, foreach, ncdf4, stringr
Suggests: testthat, covr, roxygen2
Published: 2017-12-15
Author: R. Kyle Bocinsky [aut, cre], Dylan Beaudette [ctb], Scott Chamberlain [ctb]
Maintainer: R. Kyle Bocinsky <bocinsky at gmail.com>
BugReports: https://github.com/ropensci/FedData/issues
License: MIT + file LICENSE
URL: https://github.com/ropensci/FedData
NeedsCompilation: no
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: FedData results

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Reference manual: FedData.pdf
Package source: FedData_2.5.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel: FedData_2.4.7.zip, r-release: FedData_2.4.7.zip, r-oldrel: FedData_2.4.7.zip
OS X El Capitan binaries: r-release: FedData_2.5.0.tgz
OS X Mavericks binaries: r-oldrel: FedData_2.5.0.tgz
Old sources: FedData archive

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