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Denver Intro to R Training 2019

April 23-25, 2019 at the Denver Federal Center in Denver, CO.

Installation

See R Installation Instructions for information on what software should be installed prior to the course.

Tentative schedule

Day 1

  • 08:00 am - 08:30 am – Instructors available for questions
  • 08:30 am - 09:30 am – Introduction
  • 09:30 am - 10:00 am – Example workflow
  • 10:00 am - 10:15 am – Break
  • 10:15 am - 12:00 pm – Get
  • 12:00 am - 01:00 pm – Lunch
  • 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm – Clean
  • 03:00 pm - 03:15 pm – Break
  • 03:15 pm - 04:00 pm – More Clean
  • 04:00 pm - 04:30 pm – Project time!

Day 2

  • 08:00 am - 08:30 am – Instructors available for questions
  • 08:30 am - 10:15 am – Explore
  • 10:15 am - 10:30 am – Break
  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm – Analyze: Base
  • 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm – Lunch
  • 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm – Analyze: dataRetrieval
  • 02:30 pm - 02:45 pm – Break
  • 02:45 pm - 04:00 pm – Visualize with ggplot2: Visualize
  • 04:00 pm - 04:30 pm – Project time!

Day 3

Data files

Download data from the Data page.

Additional resources

Instructors

Lindsay Platt (lplatt@usgs.gov)

Andy Bock (abock@usgs.gov)

Lesson scripts

This zip file contains the project folder and .Rproj file with the scripts that the instructors created in the class.