Provides Tools for Accessing the Botanical Information and Ecology Network Database. The BIEN database contains cleaned and standardized botanical data including occurrence, trait, plot and taxonomic data (See for more Information). This package provides functions that query the BIEN database by constructing and executing optimized SQL queries.

Documentation

Manual: BIEN.pdf
Vignette: BIEN R package

Maintainer: Brian Maitner <bmaitner at gmail.com>

Author(s): Brian Maitner*

Install package and any missing dependencies by running this line in your R console:

install.packages("BIEN")

Depends R (>= 3.2.1), RPostgreSQL
Imports rgeos, rgdal, sp, DBI, ape, methods
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Version 1.1.0
Published 2017-03-08
License MIT + file LICENSE
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Package source BIEN_1.1.0.tar.gz