Book 2014

Spatial Database for GPS Wildlife Tracking Data

A Practical Guide to Creating a Data Management System with PostgreSQL/PostGIS and R

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ISBN: 978-3-319-03742-4 (Print) 978-3-319-03743-1 (Online)

Table of contents (13 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xxiii

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    Pages 1-7

    Wildlife Tracking Data Management: Chances Come from Difficulties

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    Pages 9-24

    Storing Tracking Data in an Advanced Database Platform (PostgreSQL)

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    Pages 25-33

    Extending the Database Data Model: Animals and Sensors

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    Pages 35-51

    From Data to Information: Associating GPS Positions with Animals

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    Pages 53-73

    Spatial is not Special: Managing Tracking Data in a Spatial Database

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    Pages 75-93

    From Points to Habitat: Relating Environmental Information to GPS Positions

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    Pages 95-114

    Tracking Animals in a Dynamic Environment: Remote Sensing Image Time Series

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    Pages 115-137

    Data Quality: Detection and Management of Outliers

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    Pages 139-180

    Exploring Tracking Data: Representations, Methods and Tools in a Spatial Database

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    Pages 181-212

    From Data Management to Advanced Analytical Approaches: Connecting R to the Database

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    Pages 213-229

    A Step Further in the Integration of Data Management and Analysis: Pl/R

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    Pages 231-244

    Deciphering Animals’ Behaviour: Joining GPS and Activity Data

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    Pages 245-257

    A Bigger Picture: Data Standards, Interoperability and Data Sharing