Version 0.2.0

Released on: 2020/01/27

New models and datasets:

New features:

  • Load Bedmap2 datasets as Dask arrays to reduce memory consumption by reading the downloaded files in chunks. (#45)


  • Add GitHub template for requesting new datasets or models. (#41)

  • Update CI scripts and fix linting errors. (#55)

  • Use napoleon instead of numpydoc and unpin Sphinx on requirements. (#60)

  • Fix typo on multiple files. (#64)

  • Disable unwanted pylint warnings. (#65)

  • Wrap docstrings to 79 characters per line and check with flake8. (#68)

This release contains contributions from:

  • Santiago Soler

  • Agustina Pesce

  • Leonardo Uieda

Version 0.1.0

Released on: 2019/05/21

Fist release of Rockhound. Easily download geophysical models and datasets (PREM, CRUST1.0, ETOPO1 and more) and load them into Python data structures (pandas, numpy, xarray).

Available models and datasets:


  • Use Pooch to download remote files, check if they are not corrupted and decompress files if necessary.