gfcanalysis package facilitates analyses of forest change using the
dataset released by Hansen et al. 2013, and subsequent versions of that data.
The package was originally designed to support the work of the Tropical
Ecology Assessment & Monitoring (TEAM) Network.
To install the release version of
gfcanalysis in R, just run:
The easiest way to install the development version of the
is using the
package. After installing
There are two example scripts demonstrating how to use the
For those new to R, see the install_gfcanalysis.R script. This script provides guidance on how to download and install the (development version) of the package in R.
For an example of how to run the package to calculate forest change statistics for a given area of interest (AOI), see the examples in analyze_gfc.R.
Matt Cooper (current author and maintainer) PhD Student Department of Geographical Sciences University of Maryland
Alex Zvoleff (original author) Senior Director, Resilience Science Moore Center for Science Conservation International 2011 Crystal Dr. Suite 600 Arlington, VA 22202 USA
Hansen, M. C., P. V. Potapov, R. Moore, M. Hancher, S. A. Turubanova, A. Tyukavina, D. Thau, S. V. Stehman, S. J. Goetz, T. R. Loveland, A. Kommareddy, A. Egorov, L. Chini, C. O. Justice, and J. R. G. Townshend. 2013. High-Resolution Global Maps of 21st-Century Forest Cover Change. Science 342, (15 November): 850--853. Data available on-line from: http://earthenginepartners.appspot.com/science-2013-global-forest.
Any scripts or data that you put into this service are public.
Add the following code to your website.
For more information on customizing the embed code, read Embedding Snippets.