Making Maps

Spatial data can be surprisingly difficult to visualize well. Ready to move away from screenshots of GoogleEarth? In this workshop, participants learn simple, open-source tools for making beautiful maps in R. Session 1 is devoted to basic principles and simple mapping functions in R, then producing elegant and interactive maps using R's leaflet package; Session 2 is devoted to building publication-ready maps using the sf and tmap packages in R.

Course Length

  • 6 hours in 2 sessions