Geospatial analysis in Python
Karta is a simple and fast framework for spatial analysis in Python.
Clean geographically-aware vector and gridded data types
Integration with pyproj to support a wide range of coordinate systems and transformations
A selection of geographical analysis methods including geodetic length and area calculations, intersections, convex hulls, raster sampling and profiling, and grid warping
IO for several common geographical formats, including GeoJSON, shapefiles (through pyshp), ESRI ASCII, and GeoTiff (through GDAL). Vector geometries implement __geo_interface__.
Karta works with Python 2.6+ and Python 3.3+.
The manual can also be built offline with Sphinx by running make from the doc/ directory. The documentation is built from source code docstrings and information in the Wiki.
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