Retrieving Soil Data from POLARIS

The POLARIS database <> is a 30-meter probabilistic soil series map of the contiguous United States (US). It represents an optimization of the Soil Survey Geographic database. This R package facilitates the access to large amounts of soil data within the US, currently stored online as raster images (TIFF).


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1.0.2 by Luiz Moro Rosso, a month ago

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Authors: Luiz Moro Rosso [cre] , Andre Borja Reis [aut] , Adrian Correndo [aut] , Ignacio Ciampitti [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

MIT + file LICENSE license

Imports curl, dplyr, ggplot2, httr, magrittr, purrr, raster, sf, tidyr, utils

Suggests covr, knitr, mapproj, maps, methods, rgdal, rlang, rmarkdown, testthat

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