Additional Tools for Developing Spatially Explicit Discrete Event Simulation (SpaDES) Models

Provides GIS and map utilities, plus additional modeling tools for developing cellular automata, dynamic raster models, and agent based models in 'SpaDES'. Included are various methods for spatial spreading, spatial agents, GIS operations, random map generation, and others. See '?' for an categorized overview of these additional tools. The suggested package 'NLMR' can be installed from the following repository: (<>).

Version: 2.0.7
Depends: R (≥ 4.2)
Imports: backports, checkmate (≥ 1.8.2), data.table (≥ 1.10.4), fpCompare (≥ 0.2.1), graphics, methods, parallel, Rcpp (≥ 0.12.12), reproducible (≥ 2.0.9), stats, terra
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: animation, bit (≥ 1.1-12), covr, DEoptim (≥ 2.2-4), dqrng, fastmatch, knitr, NLMR (≥ 1.1.1), quickPlot (≥ 1.0.2), raster (≥ 2.5-8), rmarkdown, sf, sp (≥ 1.2-4), testthat (≥ 3.0.0), tools, withr
Published: 2024-05-15
DOI: 10.32614/
Author: Eliot J B McIntire ORCID iD [aut], Alex M Chubaty ORCID iD [aut, cre], Yong Luo [ctb], Ceres Barros ORCID iD [ctb], Steve Cumming [ctb], Jean Marchal [ctb], His Majesty the King in Right of Canada, as represented by the Minister of Natural Resources Canada [cph]
Maintainer: Alex M Chubaty <achubaty at>
License: GPL-3
NeedsCompilation: yes
Language: en-CA
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: results


Reference manual:


Package source: SpaDES.tools_2.0.7.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release (arm64): SpaDES.tools_2.0.7.tgz, r-oldrel (arm64): SpaDES.tools_2.0.7.tgz, r-release (x86_64): SpaDES.tools_2.0.7.tgz, r-oldrel (x86_64): SpaDES.tools_2.0.7.tgz
Old sources: archive

Reverse dependencies:

Reverse imports: SpaDES
Reverse suggests: NetLogoR, SpaDES.core


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