DATRAS Trawl Database Web Services

R interface to access the web services of the ICES (International Council for the Exploration of the Sea) DATRAS trawl survey database < https://datras.ices.dk/WebServices/Webservices.aspx>.


icesDatras 1.2-0 (2017-01-10)

o removed dependency on XML and RCurl by using text regex and download.file -> scan. If download.file fails then url() is used to make the connection.

icesDatras 1.1-1 (2016-09-14)

o Improved XML parsing, exploiting structure of data and that we can delete XML nodes once read.

o Added function to extract catch weigthts by species and haul.

icesDatras 1.1-0 (2016-08-17)

o New argument 'surveys' in function getDatrasDataOverview() allows faster overviews for one or few surveys.

o Improved XML parsing, so both leading and trailing white space is removed.

o Improved XML parsing, so -9 and "" is converted to NA.

o Improved XML parsing, so data frame columns are automatically coerced to the appropriate storage mode (character, numeric, integer).

icesDatras 1.0-3 (2016-08-09)

o Fixed bug where code assumed stringsAsFactors = FALSE by default.

o Remove trailing white space from HHdata table entries.

o Added function getDATRAS() from retired package rICES to extract multiple years and quarters.

icesDatras 1.0-0 (2016-08-04)

o Initial release.

Reference manual

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1.2-0 by Colin Millar, 2 years ago


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

Authors: Colin Millar [aut, cre] , Scott Large [aut] , Arni Magnusson [aut]

Documentation:   PDF Manual  

GPL (>= 2) license

Imports utils

Suggests icesVocab, testthat

See at CRAN