# A Simple Example for the Use of Shapefiles in R

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A simple example for drawing an occurrence-map (polygons with species' points) with the R-packages maptools and sp using shapefiles.**theBioBucket***, and kindly contributed to R-bloggers]. (You can report issue about the content on this page here)Want to share your content on R-bloggers? click here if you have a blog, or here if you don't.

HERE is the example data.

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