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Sample Data: Lansing Woods

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Locations of trees in Lansing Woods annotated with species marks

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Locations of trees in Lansing Woods in the observation region Rectangle[{0, 0}, {1, 1}]*924 feet, annoated with species marks.

Examples

Basic Examples (1) 

In[1]:=
ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"]
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Summary of the spatial point data:

In[2]:=
ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"]["Summary"]
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Visualizations (3) 

Plot the spatial point data:

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ListPlot[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"], AspectRatio -> 1]
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Visualize data with annotations:

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PointValuePlot[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"], PlotLegends -> Automatic]
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Visualize smooth point density:

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density = SmoothPointDensity[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"]]
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Show[ContourPlot[density[{x, y}], {x, y} \[Element] ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "ObservationRegion"], ColorFunction -> "Rainbow"], ListPlot[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"], PlotStyle -> Black]]
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Analysis (4) 

Compute probability of finding a point within given radius of an existing point - NearestNeighborG is the CDF of the nearest neighbor distribution:

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nnG = NearestNeighborG[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"]]
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maxR = nnG["MaxRadius"]
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DiscretePlot[nnG[r], {r, maxR/100, maxR, maxR/100}, AxesLabel -> {"radius", "probability"}]
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Mean distance between a typical point and its nearest neighbor (for positive support distribution can be approximated via a Riemann sum of 1-CDF):

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step = maxR/100;
partition = Table[{k, k + step}, {k, 0, maxR, step}];
values = nnG[Mean /@ partition];
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Total[(1 - values)*step]
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Account for scale and units:

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 %*ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "RegionScale"]
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Test for complete spacial randomness:

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SpatialRandomnessTest[ResourceData[\!\(\*
TagBox["\"\<Sample Data: Lansing Woods\>\"",
#& ,
BoxID -> "ResourceTag-Sample Data: Lansing Woods-Input",
AutoDelete->True]\), "Data"], {"PValue", "TestConclusion"}]
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Gosia Konwerska, "Sample Data: Lansing Woods" from the Wolfram Data Repository (2021)  

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