A Metric to Rank Locations for Biodiversity Conservation

Calculates the WEGE (Weighted Endemism including Global Endangerment index) index for a particular area. Additionally it also calculates rasters of KBA's (Key Biodiversity Area) criteria (A1a, A1b, A1e, and B1), Weighted endemism (WE), the EDGE (Evolutionarily Distinct and Globally Endangered) score, Evolutionary Distinctiveness (ED) and Extinction risk (ER). Farooq, H., Azevedo, J., Belluardo F., Nanvonamuquitxo, C., Bennett, D., Moat, J., Soares, A., Faurby, S. & Antonelli, A. (2020) .


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install.packages("WEGE")

0.1.0 by Harith Farooq, a year ago


Browse source code at https://github.com/cran/WEGE


Authors: Harith Farooq [aut, cre] , Josué Azevedo [aut] , Francesco Belluardo [aut] , Cristóvão Nanvonamuquitxo [aut] , Dom Bennett [aut] , Jason Moat [aut] , Amadeu Soares [aut] , Søren Faurby [aut] , Alexandre Antonelli [aut]


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


MIT + file LICENSE license


Imports sf, sp, raster, stats, utils


See at CRAN