Articles | Volume 8, issue 7
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 1991–2007, 2015
Geosci. Model Dev., 8, 1991–2007, 2015

Model description paper 07 Jul 2015

Model description paper | 07 Jul 2015

System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses (SAGA) v. 2.1.4

O. Conrad et al.

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The System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses (SAGA) is a comprehensive and globally established open source geographic information system (GIS) for scientific analysis and modeling. The current version 2.1.4 offers more than 700 tools that represent the broad scopes of SAGA in numerous fields of geoscientific endeavor. In this paper, we inform about the system’s architecture and functionality and highlight the wide spectrum of scientific applications of SAGA in a review of published studies.