riley: Riley's (1946) observation and theory of phytoplankton...

Description Usage Source References Examples

Description

Riley's (1946) observation and theory of phytoplankton concentration. The list riley contains three entries.

This is used in Chapter 4 of [1].

Usage

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Source

riley$fig21points is based on manual manual digitization of Riley's Figure 21. riley$fig21curve are based on manual digitization of Riley's theoretical curve in the same figure, fitted to a spline with splinefun, which yields a function that can be used to predict at any time. riley$DEparameters was transcribed from Riley's appendix.

References

1. Dan Kelley, in preparation. Oceanographic Analysis with R. Springer Verlag.

2. Gordon A. Riley, 1946. Factors controlling phytoplankton populations on Georges Bank. Journal of Marine Research, 6(1): 54-73.

Examples

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## Not run: 
data(riley, package="ocedata")
plot(riley$fig21points$day, riley$fig21points$P, xlab="Day of Year", ylab="Phytoplankton [gC/m^2]")
lines(riley$fig21curve$day, riley$fig21curve$P)

## End(Not run)

Example output

Loading required package: testthat

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