[R] R Map using SAS data
Roger.Bivand at nhh.no
Tue Sep 23 12:43:04 CEST 2008
Junjie Zhang <thujacky <at> hotmail.com> writes:
> I'd like to plot some maps. Is it possible for me to use SAS map data in R?
It is always a good idea to look at the Task Views on CRAN. In the Spatial
Task View, you'll find a description of what you can do using contributed
packages, but - as you would see be reading the links - this does not
include SAS map data (it is possible that you are not supposed to either,
have you checked?).
The Task View also points to a special interest list which would probably
be more relevant for you question, but I'm afraid that finding appropriate
free geodata sources is generally much harder than plotting the maps.
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