USGS - science for a changing world

LMGWSC - Arkansas

October 25th - 27th in Little Rock, AR

Installation

See Before the Workshop 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 - 10:00 am – Introduction
  • 10:00 am - 10:15 am – Break
  • 10:15 am - 12:00 pm – Get
  • 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm – Lunch
  • 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm – Clean
  • 03:00 pm - 03:15 pm – Break
  • 03:15 pm - 04:15 pm – Explore
  • 04:15 pm - 04:30 pm – End of day wrap-up

Day 2

  • 08:00 am - 08:30 am – Instructors available for questions
  • 08:30 am - 10:15 am – Analyze: Base
  • 10:15 am - 10:30 am – Break
  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm – EGRET, dataRetrieval
  • 12:00 pm - 01:00 pm – Lunch
  • 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm – Visualize: ggplot2
  • 02:30 pm - 02:45 pm – Break
  • 02:45 pm - 04:00 pm – Visualize: swmrQW for censored data and publication-quality graphs
  • 04:00 pm - 04:30 pm – End of day wrap-up

Day 3

Data files

Download data from the Data page.

Additional resources

Instructors

Emily Read (eread@usgs.gov) – primary contact

Brian Breaker (bbreaker@usgs.gov)

Lucas Driver (ldriver@usgs.gov)

Lesson scripts

Instructors will be live coding during this course. Our code will be shared with you here at the end.