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The ETN R package

 ETN package

ETN is an R package with functions to access and process data from the European Tracking Network (ETN). The R package is available through GitHub. The ETN infrastructure currently requires the package to be run only within the RStudio server, which is password protected. A login can be requested here.

To get started, you can follow the Explore acoustic telemetry data tutorial.

ETN-occurrences on Github

The ETN R package was developed by the Research Institute for Nature and Forest (INBO). And should be cited as:

"Desmet P, Oldoni D, Van Hoey S (2022). etn: Access Data from the European Tracking Network.,"


 Download data package

This is a specific function in the etn R package that performs a download related to an animal project as a data package that can be deposited in a research data repository. When applying for a DOI you should run this function.

ETN-occurrences on Github