FlyingR: Simulation of Bird Flight Range

Functions for range estimation in birds based on Pennycuick (2008) and Pennycuick (1975), 'Flight' program which compliments Pennycuick (2008) requires manual entry of birds which can be tedious when there are hundreds of birds to estimate. Implemented are two ODE methods discussed in Pennycuick (1975) and time-marching computation methods as in Pennycuick (1998) and Pennycuick (2008). See Pennycuick (1975, ISBN:978-0-12-249405-5), Pennycuick (1998) <doi:10.1006/jtbi.1997.0572>, and Pennycuick (2008, ISBN:9780080557816).

Version: 0.2.0
Depends: R (≥ 2.10)
Imports: utils, Rcpp (≥ 1.0.2), knitr, kableExtra, rmarkdown
LinkingTo: Rcpp
Suggests: testthat, covr
Published: 2020-11-06
Author: Brian Masinde [aut, cre], Krzysztof Bartoszek [ctb, ths]
Maintainer: Brian Masinde <masindeb at>
License: Apache License version 1.1 | Apache License version 2.0 [expanded from: Apache License]
NeedsCompilation: yes
Materials: README NEWS
CRAN checks: FlyingR results


Reference manual: FlyingR.pdf
Vignettes: documentation
Package source: FlyingR_0.2.0.tar.gz
Windows binaries: r-devel:, r-release:, r-oldrel:
macOS binaries: r-release: FlyingR_0.2.0.tgz, r-oldrel: FlyingR_0.2.0.tgz


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