The ideas behind this package, and its testing involved many people and institutes. See the original paper published in Ecology and Evolution.

Install R, ConR and dependent packages

First step. Install R.

Second step. A proper way to work with R is to define a working directory. If you are working with Rstudio, you can create the first time a project, which much simplify handling of scripts and data.

Third step. Install ConR package (one of the two following) :

To install the version on CRAN


To install the version under development.


Attach ConR package This should be done everytime you open an R session.


Help files Any function in R is documented by a help file which can be obtained by the following code: