python Open Earth Observation Tools
poets is a package with aims to provide a standard library that can be used for collecting and resampling geospatial image datasets.
- easy download of geospatial image datasets provided via Supported Data Sources
- spatial and temporal resampling of datasets
- saves resampled images as NetCDF4 file
Sources Data Sources
In order to work properly, all datasets must be provided via one of the following protocols:
All files within a repository must be named following a certain structure, this structure MUST NOT vary.
Supported File Types
poets supports following file types:
- NetCDF version >= 4.0
- png, jpg, tif and gif image files
The latter image files must have global coverage with longitudes from -180 to 180 and latitudes from -90 to 90, with the left upper pixel at -180, 90 and the right lower pixel at 180,-90.
The world country boundary shape file was downloaded from http://geocommons.com/overlays/33578