Generally, statistical questions are off topic for this list, which is
about R programming; but the r-sig-geo list would seem to be a better place
to post this anyway, as the expertise you seek is much more likely there.
"The trouble with having an open mind is that people keep coming along and
sticking things into it."
-- Opus (aka Berkeley Breathed in his "Bloom County" comic strip )
> Dear Experts,
> I’m working with spdep::skater to fit clusters to spatial data subject to
> contiguity constraints. This function fits clusters by edge removal from
> Minimum Spanning Trees.
> In this context, I’d appreciate any pointers on how to tune the number of
> clusters. What is a sensible criteria to use?
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