Pedicularis groenlandica

Wetlands and landscapes

Data science, water, isotopes, and ecosystems


Using rayshader on a DEM of the Snowy Range

Exploring html widget functionalities with rayshader.

Jason Mercer

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In this post I’m hoping to test out some of the html widget capabilities of using blogdown with Hugo in the form of a dynamic graph made with rayshader and rgl R packages. The end result should be a DEM of the Snowy Range in Wyoming, US that you can zoom in on, rotate, and otherwise manipulate.

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I am a PhD candidate at the University of Wyoming, studying mountain wetlandscapes.