metScanR: Find, Map, and Gather Environmental Data and Metadata

A tool for locating, mapping, and gathering environmental data and metadata, worldwide. Users can search for and filter metadata from > 157,000 environmental monitoring stations among 219 countries/territories and >20 networks/organizations via elevation, location, active dates, elements measured (e.g., temperature, precipitation), country, network, and/or known identifier. Future updates to the package will allow the user to obtain datasets from stations within the database.

Getting started

Package details

AuthorJosh Roberti [aut, cre], Cody Flagg [aut], Lee Stanish [aut], Robert Lee [aut]
MaintainerJosh Roberti <>
Package repositoryView on CRAN
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metScanR documentation built on Oct. 30, 2019, 11:37 a.m.