USGS - science for a changing world

New York City DEP

April 11th - 13th in Kingston, NY

Installation

Your IT group should have everything 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 am - 01:00 pm – Lunch
  • 01:00 pm - 03:00 pm – Clean
  • 03:00 pm - 03:15 pm – Break
  • 03:15 pm - 04:15 pm – More Clean
  • 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 – 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: EGRET, dataRetrieval
  • 02:30 pm - 02:45 pm – Break
  • 02:45 pm - 04:15 pm – Visualize with base R: Visualize
  • 04:15 pm - 04:30 pm – End of day wrap-up

Day 3

  • 08:00 am - 08:30 am – Instructors available for questions
  • 08:30 am - 10:00 am – Repeat
  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm – Practice: USGS R packages, projects (group/individual), or additional topics

Data files

Download data from the Data page.

Additional resources

Instructors

Lindsay Carr (lcarr@usgs.gov) – primary contact

Mike McHale (mmchale@usgs.gov)

David Watkins (wwatkins@usgs.gov)

Lesson scripts

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