Southern Ocean Frontal Distributions (Orsi)

A data set package with the "Orsi" fronts as a 'SpatialLinesDataFrame' object. The Orsi et al. (1995) fronts are published at the Southern Ocean Atlas Database Page, please see package CITATION for details.


Orsi fronts in Spatial form

The "Orsi fronts" are a commonly used climatological map of Southern Ocean frontal distributions, published on the Southern Ocean Atlas Database Page after Orsi et al. (1995).

See the package vignette/s for more details, and use citation("orsifronts") for information on the sources.

References

Orsi, A. H., T. Whitworth III and W. D. Nowlin, Jr. (1995). On the meridional extent and fronts of the Antarctic Circumpolar Current, Deep-Sea Research I, 42, 641-673.

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install.packages("orsifronts")

0.1.1 by Michael D. Sumner, 3 years ago


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


Authors: Michael D. Sumner [aut, cre]


Documentation:   PDF Manual  


GPL-3 license


Depends on sp

Suggests knitr


See at CRAN