[GRASS-user] Random Forest Classifier

Markus Neteler neteler at osgeo.org
Thu Oct 27 17:13:03 EDT 2011

On Wed, Oct 26, 2011 at 10:30 AM, Mohammed Rashad
<mohammedrashadkm at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi All,
> I am searching for an example of image classification using Random Forest
> classifier. I found R has a package for random forest classification.
> Anyone has done this classification using R and GRASS?
> please provide an example and tell me some sample data

(posted earlier to osgeo-discuss, here for the record)

I have collected some related articles:

We have published on some years ago:
GIS and the Random Forest Predictor: Integration in R for Tick-Borne
Disease Risk Assessment

Furthermore, we are currently proof-reading our new edited book:


which contains a related chapter.

> Any language or package  example no problem.
> Does anyone did it in R?

I have some (old) material here:

It is using rpart() but the syntax is pretty similar to randomForest().

Hope this helps

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