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A C++/Python library of efficient and reusable algorithms for landscape evolution modeling. It aims at providing a (bare bones) toolkit for building your own Landscape Evolution Models (LEMs) or integrating it with other existing codes or models.


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This library is licensed under the GNU General Public License v3.0. See LICENSE file.

Fastscapelib uses some code from other projects. Their licenses are reproduced in the "licenses" directory.


This project is supported by the Earth Surface Process Modelling group of the GFZ Helmholtz Centre Potsdam.

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