Tag Archives: climate data

Importing WorldClim climate .bil datalayers in GRASS GIS II

I uploaded an update to the R script I posted earlier to import data downloaded from WorldClim into GRASS. The main change is that it unzips and imports one grid at a time into GRASS, thus requiring much less free … Continue reading

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Spatial datasets on the web

For my work I am spending much time finding spatial data including environmental, administrative and land use coverage data. I started to record links with short description and keywords in a simple table for future references. I tried out two … Continue reading

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TACCIMO – a template for Assessing Climate Change Impacts

Collecting and producing data is one thing, combining it and making it easily accessible and useful for the end-users another. The Template for Assessing Climate Change Impacts and Management Options (TACCIMO) is a nice example of a Web-based tool that … Continue reading

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Calculating bioclim variables in GRASS GIS

A script is provided to calculate Bioclim variables in GRASS GIS on Linux using monthly temperature and rainfall data. Continue reading

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