SAGA (System for Automated Geoscientific Analyses) is a GIS toolbox with many modules that can be used from the GUI, command line or accessed through R,python or directly using C++.

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where are GRID saga algorithms in saga 2.1.4?

I am a real newbie on QGIS and willing to draw contour maps from satellite, following the youtube videos. so now I have a table with all data, and following the video, I should use the SAGA tool GRID ...
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SAGA GIS - trend removal, local relief model [closed]

How can I run trend removal in order to create a local relief model of an input DEM in SAGA?
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SAGA GIS API ERROR (import saga_api)

I want to use saga api on my Idle with Python but I have problems. First I have Windows 10 64 bit, I install SAGA GIS via OSGeo4W64 64 bit, and I have Python 2.7.11 64 bit. I follow steps for the ...
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SAGA Merge raster layers error

I have 198 tiles of a DEM from which I want to extract contour lines, but doing the operation 198 times is ungainly. I tried SAGA's Merge raster layers, but it stops into this error: Oooops! The ...
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Failed DEM via Natural Neighbor in QGIS 2.14.2-Essen

Following the indications of Monde Geospatial (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bLbY3iMBW-A) I created a CSV file with the altitudinal data (Google Earth) for 2182 total points and imported it into ...
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Improve DTM under forested areas without smoothing?

I'm using a DTM retrieved from LiDAR data and I noticed that forested areas are grainy or not defined. The DTM data was retrieved from geostore.com. Here is one example: Is there any way to ...
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Positive Topographic Openness - do any FOSS tools (other than SAGA) provide this?

I'm looking for a FOSS GIS tool to provide Positive Topographic Openness on 32-bit Ubuntu. (which rules out ArcGIS) Normally I use SAGA GIS for this, but my Ubuntu setup is a bit messed-up after a ...
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Error with SAGA's Topgraphic Correction

I am using QGIS 2.14.2, trying to perform a supervised classification on a rapideye image with the SCP plugin. To improve my classification im trying to work with the SAGA's topographic correction. ...
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Exporting Raster from SAGA and importing it to QGIS - error CRS was unidentified

I make raster files from LiDAR las files in SAGA - CRS of .las is Slovenian national Grid. Then i export it as GeoTiff (Import/Export - GDAL/OGR - Export GeoTiff). When i import it into Qgis (Project ...
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“Select a tool” error Saga: Accumulated cost (isotropic)

I'm trying to run Saga's accumulated cost operation in QGIS on a DEM and set of raster destination points, but keep receiving an "Error: select a tool" in the log after a failed run. There are no ...
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QGIS: How to create a crosstab using SAGA toolbox cross calssification and tabulation?

I am trying to use Cross classification and tabulation SAGA toolbox. I have a raster DEM file (14 classes) and raster file precipitation (13 classes). I want to do cross-tab - but I don't know how ...
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SAGA 2.2.5 Problem Object Based Image Segmentation

Every time I use the Object Based Image Segmentation with Landsat 8 data I get a segmentated image which looks like a spider's web. The image contains no 0 values. Anyone has a idea how to fix this?
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How to interpolate (ordinary kriging) large files with QGIS processing

I'm using the Saga ordinary kriging tool as apart of different processing models. The biggest issue I have is the very slow performance. My point shape files have mostly more than 200.00 points (some ...
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SAGA GIS Channel network crash

So, i had this very weird bug while treating my dem data lately. I used SAGA to create flows channel networks on a dem i acquired a little while ago. Preprocessed it using sink route detection and ...
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Why does SAGA raster calculator interpolate between cell values?

I am hoping for a bit of help with a raster calculator issue that is puzzling me. I have a raster layer with a series of integer values (classes) for each cell. I am trying to use the SAGA Raster ...
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How do you view an image (tiff) in SAGA 2.2.5

I was to open an image (tiff) in SAGA 2.2.5 but it is failing to open. How can I do it? It is not visible even if it shows that executed successfully
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Why do I get this anomaly (vertical line) in my TWI raster?

I have derived TWI using SAGA GIS, Have a look on the center of the image, a vertical line goes through it from top to bottom. Anyone else confronted this issue?
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SAGA Flow Direction input

I have several .adf files making up a DEM in ArcGIS, i want to input this DEM into SAGA to run some different Flow Direction algorithms. Is there a way to convert these files to .asc to allow me to ...
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Variable window (“kernel”) size for raster processing

I'd like to use differently sized windows as I process (a.k.a. filter) a raster, with the size varying according to latitude. There are tools that allow a user to specify custom windows (e.g., ...
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Mosaic overlapping, irregular raster layers produces grid of NaN

I am trying to use the SAGA - Mosaic operator in QGIS 2.14.0 to mosaic two viewshed raster outputs I have. The viewsheds are irregularly shaped and overlap considerably, thus the need for the Mosaic ...
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Georeferenced Image Overlay and export to new image

I have two Geotiffs (one satellite image, one clipped image). I want to put the clipped image over the satellite image, because it shows flow velocity from this shown glacier (see image below). I ...
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SAGA Watershed Segmentation in QGIS: Error 1

I am trying to run a watershed segmentation using the SAGA plugin in QGIS. Unfortunately, every time I have tried to run this on a specific file QGIS freezes. The log output reports the following: ...
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Catchment boundary polygon from catchment area raster

I am trying to generate a catchment area polygon from a digital elevation model. I am using SAGA tools in QGIS and used the Flow Accumulation (Flow Tracing) tool to generate a catchment area raster ...
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Does SAGA in QGIS processing can support no ascii name?

From Qgis, I am calling through Processing the Saga algs "clipgridwithpolygon" raster_inside_poly = processing.runalg("saga:clipgridwithpolygon", my_raster_temp, ...
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Importing TIFF to SAGA [closed]

I'm trying to import a large GeoTIFF (~1.2 GB) into SAGA GIS for processing as a grid using Import/Export - GDAL/OGR -> GDAL: Import Raster, but it keeps crashing. I'm using the 32bit OSGEO4W SAGA ...
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Solar radiation flux at 5 minute interval using GRASS GIS r.sun

I have been trying to estimate instantaneous total solar irradiance(w/m2) at five minute interval for a day (eg. 21 sept). I can do this in SAGA GIS by using "moment, mode 1" and running the solar ...
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How to delete by attribute from shapefile in SAGA command

I have lot of shapefiles to erase polygons with same attribute form them. It is usually an easy task when do manually, but how can I use SAGA-GIS command? Any help?
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Processing toolbox on Google Cloud compute engine

I used to utilize the QGIS python console to do GIS batch operations on my local machine. Computation times are rapidly increasing and I'm switching to a virtual machine solution in the cloud. How ...
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Where does the output of a grid volume run in the Saga tool/ Qgis end up?

I have tried to do a grid volume run with the Saga grid calculus - grid volume function. After the run the window closes and nothing seems to happen, no message, no new layer or information appear. I ...
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strange output from RSAGA topographic wetness index

I am trying to generate a topographic wetness index raster with the RSAGA package in R. The output I am able to generate does not make sense to me, as it has a large number of NA cells and I wonder if ...
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How to chain several conditions in SAGA raster calculator

Is there a way to use an AND statement within SAGA raster calculator expression to include several conditions in the same operation? I have 3 rasters, the statment should be: If (A = 0 and B = ...
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SAGA tools in QGIS only allow save as .sdat file?

I'm just beginning to learn how to use SAGA 2.1.2 tools within QGIS 2.12.1 on a Windows 7 64 bit computer by working through exercises in Mastering QGIS by Menke et al. ...
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Raster calculators in SAGA return incorrect results

Here's a sample of my dataset (one cell) with 28 different raster values, representing 28 individual Float32 rasters with identical parameters. 0.0000264434, 0.0049953502, 0.0007529828, ...
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Dissolve overlapping polygons in SAGA

I've got the following (2D!) situation of overlapping polygons: I would like to have the polygon border dissolved such that I have only one polygon left. I thought this was a definitive case for ...
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SAGA-Inverse Distance Weighting in QGIS - How to Set Minimum Number of Points?

I am analyzing a postGIS point dataset in QGIS version 2.8.2, about 200k features total. To calculate weighted average values I am using the Inverse Distance Weighted interpolation technique. However, ...
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Generating equal sized polygons along line with PyQGIS?

I would like to create polygons along a line to use them for AtlasCreator in a next step. ArcMap has a tool called Strip Map Index Features. With this tool I can choose the height and width of my ...
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Least cost path between various points QGIS

Is there an easy way to find the least cost path (LCP) between various points in an open source GIS? This question has actually already been asked here: How to find a least cost path through several ...
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Check QGIS processing Saga version from a plugin

I am writing a QGIS plugin using SAGA by Processing. Is is possible to test whether SAGA is installed and which version is on? For GDAL, it's OK with: processing.tools.raster.gdal.__version__
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No Saga in QGIS 2.12

After installed QGIS 2.12 I don't have SAGA in Processing Toolbox anymore and I need it bad. Am I blind, can't find it or something went wrong? Any suggestions please? My OS is Win 7 64 bit.
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QGIS 2.12 & Ubuntu 14.04 SAGA installation not found

Installing QGIS 2.12 on Ubuntu 14.04 from the debian trusty ppa. Upon opening QGIS I notice the following error under the Processing tab: Problem with SAGA installation: SAGA was not found or is not ...
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SAGA Tool in QGIS Error: Load table: Proj.4-WKT Dictionary… failed

I have some problems with running SAGA tools in QGIS. I've downloaded and installed the software via the OSGeo4W Installer. It downloaded QGIS 2.12 and Saga 2.1.2. I wanted to use the Tool "Shapes To ...
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QGIS 2.12 Lyon - SAGA dissolve tool keep only one column of data

I have installed QGIS 2.12 Lyon and I need to dissolve multiple polygons according to one column in the dbf file (my layer is a shape file). I have used SAGA "Polygon dissolve by attribute" algorithm ...
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Saga tools missing in QGIS [closed]

First things first! I am using Ubuntu Mate on 15.04. I installed Qgis and SAGA via the http://ppa.launchpad.net/ubuntugis/ubuntugis-unstable/ubuntu packages. So I use QGIS 2.12 and SAGA 2.1.4. I ...
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Is it possible to inject a value into an algorithm text setting in QGIS Processing Model?

I have a SAGA Raster Calculator algorithm inside a model that I'm building. For the formula, I'm using the function (g1>20)*1 to give me a binary raster output. This categorises pixels to ...
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Improve tree extraction method

I want to extract trees from a given normalized Digital Surface Model (nDSM) in SAGA GIS. My workflow is the following: Applying a Gaussian Filter to the nDSM with search radius with standard ...
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How is “flat” defined in SAGA

SAGA has a feature that determines flats. Does anybody know how they define a flat? If I start with a raster, each pixel is flat - so it has to be more sophisticated than that. I would like to be ...
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Error when using SAGA's “topographic correction” algorithm in QGIS

I'm trying to do topographic correction of Landsat images using SAGA's "topographic correction" algorithm from QGIS' processing toolbox. I was able to do it using Minnaert Correction with slope and ...
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Delineate watershed using manual points in RSAGA

I'm currently trying for an automated solution to delineate watersheds within a large basin. I have a collection of locations (X,Y coords) for various tributaries reaching a larger river, and the ...
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Sky View Factor of building roofs => Vector algorithm [duplicate]

I'm currently working on a project in which I'm trying to assess the SkyViewFactor of a given roof using building vector data. I've already managed to build a process based on vector rasterization ...
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Trouble with kernel density estimation

I have been trying to find out how to make the SAGA and GRASS kernel density tools work in QGIS 2.8. I have had a lot of trouble trying to get them to work as they produce useless results seen below. ...