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The Stock Assessment Methods toolkit (SAMtool) is a collection of assessment methods and management procedures that have been developed for more data-intensive applications. This package includes the Rapid Conditioning Model for conditioning operating models in data-moderate and data-rich fisheries.

SAMtool is part of the openMSE collection of packages.

You can learn more about the openMSE packages at the openMSE documentation site.


You can install the released version of SAMtool from CRAN with:


And the development version from GitHub with:

# install.packages("devtools")