#maptimeDavis – NDVI Time Series Data in R

When: April 23rd, 2019 @ 1:00 – 3:00 pm
Location: 360 Shields Library (DSI Classroom)
Cost:  Totally FREE!
Prerequisite: Basic knowledge in R is recommended, but not required.

Presenters: Mahesh Maskey & Kristen Shapiro

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About: Learn how to use R over time and have a great time at this workshop. NDVI  (Normalized Difference Vegetation Index) information is very useful in various field of studies like agriculture, crop yield, types of vegetation, plant phenology, climate change, seasonal change and beyond. This workshop outlines a method to extract NDVI from Landsat remotely sensed images over different periods of year in R. In addition, participants will explore widely used R-functions in visualizing both temporal and spatial dynamics of NDVI.

Bonus: We have Stickers!

How to prepare:

  1. Register for Event
  2. Bring a Laptop (and we recommend a mouse).
  3. Download R studio. Spatial software like QGIS or ArcGIS are optional, but recommended.

#maptime Davis is brought to you by the UC Davis Library’s Data Management Program & the UC Davis Center for Spatial Sciences with help from several campus clubs and informal learning groups.  Space is generously provided by the Data Science Initiative (DSI).

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