get_metadata() returns a list containing useful information about monitoring stations and guidelines within a tenant. These data are primarily meant to be used as inputs for other EnviroDataR functions.



A list containing the following:

  • envirodata_url - The URL of the EnviroData API (envirodata_url)

  • guideline_list_data - Information about guidelines available for the tenant (guideline_list_data)

  • discrete_location_list_data - Details about discrete data locations in the active tenant (discrete_location_list_data)

  • aquarius_stations_list_data - Details about continuous data locations in the active tenant (aquarius_stations_list_data)


# Assign the return value of `get_metadata()` to a variable to gain access to
# useful datasets for use in other EnviroDataR functions.
metadata <- get_metadata()