# swedishpines

##### Swedish Pines Point Pattern

The data give the locations of pine saplings in a Swedish forest.

##### Usage

`data(swedishpines)`

##### format

An object of class `"ppp"`

representing the point pattern of tree locations
in a rectangular plot 9.6 by 10 metres.

Cartesian coordinates are given in decimetres (multiples of 0.1 metre)
rounded to the nearest decimetre.
Type `rescale(swedishpines)`

to get an equivalent dataset
where the coordinates are expressed in metres.
See `ppp.object`

for details of the format of a
point pattern object.

##### source

Strand (1972), Ripley (1981)

##### Note

For previous analyses see Ripley (1981, pp. 172-175), Venables and Ripley (1997, p. 483), Baddeley and Turner (2000).

##### References

Baddeley, A. and Turner, R. (2000)
Practical maximum pseudolikelihood for spatial point patterns.
*Australian and New Zealand Journal of Statistics*
**42**, 283--322.
Ripley, B.D. (1981)
*Spatial statistics*.
John Wiley and Sons.

Strand, L. (1972).
A model for stand growth.
*IUFRO Third Conference Advisory Group of Forest Statisticians*,
INRA, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique, Paris.
Pages 207--216.

Venables, W.N. and Ripley, B.D. (1997)
*Modern applied statistics with S-PLUS*.
Second edition. Springer Verlag.

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