ST-Connect SyncroSim Package
Connectivity planning for future climate and land-use change
ST-Connect is an open-source SyncroSim Base Package for forecasting landscape connectivity.
ST-Connect uses a pipeline approach to chain together spatially-explicit models of landscape change and habitat connectivity.
ST-Connect is a package that plugs into the SyncroSim modeling framework. It can also be run from the R programming language using the rsyncrosim R package.
How to Install
Download and install R version 4.0.4 or higher.
Download and install Circuitscape 5.
Download and install Zonation version 4.0.0 (only required if including Conservation Prioritization).
Open SyncroSim and select File -> Packages… -> Install…, then select the ST-Connect package and click OK.
Alternatively, download the latest release from GitHub. Open SyncroSim and select File -> Packages… -> Install From File…, then navigate to the downloaded package file with the extension .ssimpkg.
For more information on ST-Connect, including a Quickstart Tutorial (under construction), see the Getting Started page.