getNetwork: Filter environmental monitoring stations by network

Description Usage Arguments Value Author(s) References See Also Examples

View source: R/getNetwork.R

Description

Return metadata of environmental monitoring stations from networks/platforms within the metScanR database.

Usage

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getNetwork(network, ...)

Arguments

network

(character) Network(s)/platform(s) to filter environmental monitoring stations. Metadata are available for stations in the networks below. See reference links for further information.

AL USRCRN: United States Regional Climate Reference Network - Alabama
https://catalog.data.gov/dataset/al-usrcrn-station-information

Ameriflux
http://ameriflux.lbl.gov/sites/site-search/#filter-type=all

ASOS: Automated Surface Observing System
https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/land-based-station-data/land-based-datasets/automated-surface-observing-system-asos

AWOS: Automated Weather Observing System
https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/land-based-station-data/land-based-datasets/automated-weather-observing-system-awos

BOR: Bureau of Reclamation
https://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/wsf/wsf-reservoir.html

COCORAHS: Community Collaborative Rain, Hail & Snow Network
https://www.cocorahs.org/

COOP: Cooperative Observer Network
https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/data-access/land-based-station-data/land-based-datasets/cooperative-observer-network-coop

NEON: National Ecological Observatory Network
http://www.neonscience.org/

NADP: National Atmospheric Deposition Program
http://nadp.sws.uiuc.edu/NADP/

NRCS: Natural Resources Conservation Service
https://www.wcc.nrcs.usda.gov/web_service/NRCS_Station_Networks.pdf

UKN: *unknown* (unidentifed network)

UPPERAIR: Upper Air network
https://www.weather.gov/upperair/nws_upper

USCRN: United States Climate Reference Network
https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/crn/

USGS: Streamflow Network (United States Geological Survey)
https://water.usgs.gov/nsip/

USRCRN: United States Regional Climate Reference Network
https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/crn/

...

auto-populates when called from siteFinder() wrapper

Value

A list comprising metadata of environmental monitoring sites from network(s)/platform(s) specified in network

Author(s)

Josh Roberti [email protected]
Derek Smith

References

see reference links above

See Also

siteFinder mapSiteFinder metScanR_DB

Examples

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## Not run: 
#returns metadata from all SCAN sites within the database
  getNetwork(network="SCAN")
#returns metadata from ASOS, COOP, USCRN, and NEON sites within the database
  getNetwork(network=c("ASOS","COOP","USCRN","NEON"))
## End(Not run)

metScanR documentation built on March 19, 2018, 9:04 a.m.