updated RStoolbox version 0.1.4

updated RStoolbox version 0.1.4

The RStoolbox R package has been updated after some testing in courses and by colleagues. Please update your package using update.packages() or install the RStoolbox again. New functions are: new function `validateMap()` for assessing map accuracy separately from...

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First copies arrived

First copies arrived

The first copy of our book arrived today and it looks pretty good. Great to have finally a copy on our desks after all the writing, testing and editing! We hope that you enjoy it as much as we do and that it helps you to work with remote sensing and GIS in your research topics.

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change in EarthExplorer Landsat CDR

change in EarthExplorer Landsat CDR

When you use Google services, you trust us with your information. This Privacy Policy is meant to help you understand what data we collect, why we collect it, and what we do with it. This is important; we hope you will take time to read it carefully. And remember, you...

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uploaded data

uploaded data

we uploaded and linked all data sets used in our book on the "data" page of our webpage. Cropped Landsat data as original as well as pre-processed files can be downloaded. Moreover a variety of vector files and final products created in the chapters are available....

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final electronic proof

final electronic proof

We received the final electronic proof of our book "Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists - Using Open Source software". The printed versions of our book should be available soon and we are very much looking forward to it. The publisher is still offering 20% discount...

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book soon available – discount for pre-orders

book soon available – discount for pre-orders

Our book “Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists – Using Open Source software” will soon be available. We worked through the 3rd proof and fixed all remaining issues. Looking forward to the printed version. The book offers a great overview of Remote Sensing...

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Update: R spatial handling cheatsheet

Update: R spatial handling cheatsheet

We updated our cheatsheet on spatial data handling in R. Beside some minor changes of common raster commands we also added now some of the new RStoolbox commands within a Remote Sensing operations section such as the command for supervised classification, fractional...

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Copyedited proof is submitted

Copyedited proof is submitted

The copy-edited proof of our book "Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists - Using Open Source software" is finally done and we just need to fix some issues with the image colouring. We are positive that the printed version will be available later in October or early...

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R package RStoolbox available on cran

R package RStoolbox available on cran

  We are happy to announce the initial release of our *RStoolbox* package. The package has been developed by Benjamin Leutner and will be used extensively in our upcoming book "Remote Sensing and GIS for Ecologists - Using Open Source software". RStoolbox...

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