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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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