geopandas 0.9.0-foss-2020b

GeoPandas is a project to add support for geographic data to pandas objects. It currently implements GeoSeries and GeoDataFrame types which are subclasses of pandas.Series and pandas.DataFrame respectively. GeoPandas objects can act on shapely geometry objects and perform geometric operations.

Accessing geopandas 0.9.0-foss-2020b

To load the module for geopandas 0.9.0-foss-2020b please use this command on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs):

module load geopandas/0.9.0-foss-2020b

BEAR Apps Version




The listed architectures consist of two part: OS-CPU.

  • BlueBEAR: The OS used on BlueBEAR is represented by EL and there are several different processor (CPU) types available on BlueBEAR. More information about the processor types on BlueBEAR is available on the BlueBEAR Job Submission page.
  • BEAR and CaStLeS Cloud VMs: These VMs can have one of two OSes. Those with access to a BEAR Cloud or CaStLeS VM should check that the listed architectures for an application include the OS of VM being used. The VMs, irrespective of OS, will use the haswell CPU type.


  • Deprecated 1.2.12
  • descartes 1.1.0
  • geopandas 0.9.0
  • mapclassify 2.4.2
  • wrapt 1.12.1

More Information

For more information visit the geopandas website.


This version of geopandas has a direct dependency on: Fiona/1.8.19-foss-2020b foss/2020b matplotlib/3.3.3-foss-2020b networkx/2.5-foss-2020b pyproj/3.0.1-foss-2020b Python/3.8.6-GCCcore-10.2.0 scikit-learn/0.23.2-foss-2020b SciPy-bundle/2020.11-foss-2020b Shapely/1.7.1-GCC-10.2.0

Other Versions

These versions of geopandas are available on the BEAR systems (BlueBEAR, BEARCloud VMs, and CaStLeS VMs). These will be retained in accordance with our Applications Support and Retention Policy.

Version BEAR Apps Version
0.8.1-foss-2019b-Python-3.7.4 2019b

Last modified on 27th April 2021