PlasticParcels documentation#

Welcome to the documentation of PlasticParcels.

plasticparcels is a python package for simulating the transport and dispersion of plastics in the ocean. The tool is based on the parcels computational Lagrangian ocean analysis framework, providing a modular and customisable collection of methods, notebooks, and tutorials for advecting virtual plastic particles with a wide range of physical properties.


plasticparcels can be installed using conda from the conda-forge channel with the following command:

conda install conda-forge::plasticparcels

Or downloaded from OceanParcels/PlasticParcels