Publications

Publications

  • BAKER
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Biodiversity, Forests
    Beyond refugia: New insights on quaternary climate variation and the evolution of biotic diversity in tropical South America
    Baker, P.A., S.C. Fritz, D.S. Battisti, C.W. Dick, O.M. Vargas, G.P. Asner, R.E. Martin, A. Wheatley, and I. Prates
    Neotropical Diversification: Patterns and Processes
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-04/Baker%20etal%20NeoBioDiv%202020%20%28biodiversity%20evolution%20in%20tropical%20S%20America%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • borneo
    Asner Lab, Borneo, Functional Traits, Global Airborne Observatory, Malaysia, Imaging Spectroscopy, Laser Scanning, Carbon, Spectranomics, Forests
    Carbon declines along tropical forest edges correspond to heterogeneous effects on canopy structure and function
    Ordway, E.M., G.P. Asner
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-03/Ordway%20%26%20Asner%202020.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • corals
    Asner Lab, Multispectral Imaging, Planet Incubator Program, Worldwide, Coral Reefs
    Mapping the world’s coral reefs using a global multiscale earth observation framework
    Lyons, M.B., C.M. Roelfsema, E.V. Kennedy, E.M. Kovacs, R. Borrego-Acevedo, K. Markey, M. Roe, D.M. Yuwono, D.L. Harris, S.R. Phinn, G.P. Asner, J. Li, D.E. Knapp, N.S. Fabina, K. Larsen, D. Traganos, and N.J. Murray
    Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-03/Lyons%20etal%20RSEC%202020%20%28benthic%20reef%20mapping%20for%20ACA%20methods%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • lions
    Africa, Asner Lab, South Africa, Savannas
    Opportunistic feeding by lions: non-preferred prey comprise an important part of lion diets in a habitat where preferred prey are abundant
    Barnardo, T., C.J. Tambling, A.B. Davies, S. Klein-Snakenborg, G.P. Asner, E. le Roux, J.P.G.M. Cromsigt, D.J. Druce, and G.I.H. Kerley
    Mammal Research
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-03/Barnardo%20etal%20MammRes%202020%20%28lion%20diet%20in%20S%20Africa%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • oliveras
    Amazon, Peru, Spectranomics, Martin Lab, Spectranomics, Forests
    The influence of taxonomy and environment on leaf trait variation along tropical abiotic gradients
    Oliveras, I., L. Bentley, N.M. Fyllas, A. Gvozdevaite, A.F. Shenkin, T. Prepah, P. Morandi, K.S. Peixoto, M. Boakye, S. Adu-Bredu, B.S. Marimon, B.H. Marimon Jr., R. Martin, G. Asner, S. Diaz, B.J. Enquist, and Y. Malhi
    Frontiers in Forests and Global Change
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-03/Oliveras%20etal%20Frontiers%202020%20%28Peru%20and%20Ghana%20leaf%20traits%20by%20elevation%29.pdf
    Martin Lab
  • rainforest
    Asner Lab, Costa Rica, Global Airborne Observatory, Imaging Spectroscopy, Spectranomics, Terrain Mapping, Forests
    Leaf litter inputs reinforce islands of nitrogen fertility in a lowland tropical forest
    Osborne, B.B., M.K. Nasto, F.M. Soper, G.P. Asner, C.S. Balzotti, C.C. Cleveland, P.G. Taylor, A.R. Townsend, S. Porder.
    Biogeochemistry
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-02/Osborne%20etal%20BGC%202020%20%28litterfall%20islands%20in%20tropical%20forests%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • remote sensing
    Asner Lab, Planet Incubator Program, Worldwide, Imaging Spectroscopy, Radiative Transfer, Coral Reefs
    The Sensitivity of Multi-spectral Satellite Sensors to Benthic Habitat Change
    Li J., N.S. Fabina, D.E. Knapp, G.P. Asner.
    Remote Sensing
    2020
    Asner Lab
  • robin
    Amazon, Functional Traits, Peru, Spectranomics, Martin Lab, Spectranomics, Forests
    Covariance of sun and shade leaf traits along a tropical forest elevation gradient
    Martin, R.E., G.P. Asner, L.P. Bentley, A. Shenkin, N. Salinas, K.Q. Huaypar, M.M. Pilco, F.D. Ccori Alvarez, B.J. Enquist, S. Diaz, Y. Malhi.
    Frontiers in Plant Science
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-02/robin.pdf
    Martin Lab
  • jd
    Meteorology, United States, Unpiloted Aircraft Systems, Das Lab, Spectral Modeling
    Unpiloted Aerial Systems (UASs) Application for Tornado Damage Surveys: Benefits and Procedures
    Wagner, M., R.K. Doe, A. Johnson, Z. Chen, J. Das, and R.S. Cerveny
    Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-01/bams-d-19-0124.1.pdf
    Das Lab
  • asner
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Hawaii, Imaging Spectroscopy, Coral Reefs
    High-resolution reef bathymetry and coral habitat complexity from airborne imaging spectroscopy
    Asner, G.P., N.R. Vaughn, C. Balzotti, P.G. Brodrick, and J. Heckler
    Remote Sensing
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-01/Asner%20etal%20RS%202020%20%28high-res%203D%20coral%20reef%20from%20GAO%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • csilik
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Peru, Planet Incubator Program, Carbon Modeling, Laser Scanning, Carbon, Land Use
    Aboveground carbon emissions from gold mining in the Peruvian Amazon
    Csillik, O., and G.P. Asner.
    Environmental Research Letters
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-01/Csillick%20%26%20Asner%20ERL%202020%20%28gold%20mining%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • elephants
    Animal Ecology, Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Malaysia, Carbon Modeling, Laser Scanning
    Natural and anthropogenic drivers of Bornean elephant movement strategies
    L.J. Evans, B. Goossens, A.B. Davies, G. Reynolds, G.P. Asner
    Global Ecology and Conservation
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-01/Evans_etal_GECCO.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • kattge
    Asner Lab, Worldwide, Biodiversity, Functional Diversity
    TRY plant trait database – enhanced coverage and open access
    Kattge, J., Bönisch, G., Díaz, S., et al.
    Global Change Biology
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2020-01/gcb.14904.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • dudley
    Asner Lab, Hawaii, Pacific Ridge to Reef, Laser Scanning, Invasive Species
    Hydrological effects of tree invasion on a dry coastal Hawaiian ecosystem
    Dudley, B.D., R.F. Hughes, G.P. Asner, J.A. Baldwin, Y. Miyazawa, H. Dulai, C. Waters, J. Bishop, N.R. Vaughn, J. Yeh, S. Kettwich, R.M. MacKenzie, R. Ostertag, and T. Giambelluca
    Forest Ecology and Management
    2020
    /sites/default/files/2019-12/Dudley%20etal%20FORECO%202019%20%28invasive%20trees%20and%20groundwater%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • duran
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Peru, Spectranomics, Forests
    Informing trait-based ecology by assessing remotely sensed functional diversity across a broad tropical temperature gradient
    Duran, S.M., R.E. Martin, S. Diaz, B.S. Maitner, Y. Malhi, N. Salinas, A. Shenkin, M.R. Silman, D.J. Wieczynski, G.P. Asner, L. Patrick Bentley, V.M. Savage, and B.J. Enquist.
    Scientific Advances
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-12/Duran%20etal%20Science%20Adv%202019%20%28traits%20to%20carbon%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • carbon
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Canopy Modeling, Global Airborne Observatory, Peru, Planet Incubator Program, Carbon Modeling, AI and Remote Sensing, Laser Scanning, Machine Learning, Carbon, Climate Change, Redd+
    Monitoring tropical forest carbon stocks and emissions using Planet satellite data
    Csillik, O., P. Kumar, J. Mascaro, T. O'Shea, G.P. Asner
    Scientific Reports
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-12/Csillik_etal_2019_SciRep_PeruCarbon.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • plastic
    Asner Lab, Hawaii, Pacific Ridge to Reef, Worldwide, Coral Reefs
    Prey-size plastics are invading larval fish nurseries
    Gove, J.M., J.L. Whitney, M.A. McManus, J. Lecky, F.C. Carvalho, J.M. Lynch, J. Li, P. Neubauer, K.A. Smith, J.E. Phipps, D.R. Kobayashi, K.B. Balagso, E.A. Contreras, M.E. Manuel, M.A. Merrifield, J.J. Polovina, G.P. Asner, J.A. Maynard, and G.J. Williams.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-11/Gove%20etal%20PNAS%202019%20%28bioslicks%20and%20plastic%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • callers
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Worldwide, Imaging Spectroscopy, Laser Scanning, Coral Reefs, Forests
    3D imaging into forests and coral reefs
    Calders, K., S. Phinn, R. Ferrari, J. Leon, J. Armston, G.P. Asner, and M. Disney
    Trends in Ecology and Evolution
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-11/Calders%20etal%20TREE%202019%20%283D%20insights%20in%20forests%20and%20on%20reefs%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • niemec
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Hawaii, Imaging Spectroscopy, Laser Scanning, Land Use
    Using spatially explicit, time-dependent analysis to understand how social factors influence conservation outcomes
    Niemiec, R.M., Asner, G.P., Gaertner, J.A., Brodrick, P.G., Vaughn, N., Heckler, H., Hughes, F., Keith, L. and Matsumoto, T.
    Conservation Biology
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-09/ASU%20ROD%20Mapping%202016-2019.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • land use impacts
    Asner Lab, Pacific Ridge to Reef, Worldwide, Coral Reefs
    Land use impacts on coral reef health: a ridge-to-reef perspective
    R.R. Carlson, S.A. Foo, G.P. Asner.
    Frontiers in Marine Science
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-09/RtoR_review_FMS_2019.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • maximento
    Asner Lab, Pacific Ridge to Reef, Worldwide, Imaging Spectroscopy, Coral Reefs
    Toward the Integrated Marine Debris Observing System
    Maximenko, N., et al.
    Frontiers in Marine Science
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-09/Maximento%20etal%20FMS%202019%20%28global%20marine%20debris%20monitoring%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • brando
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Brazil, SpatialOps AI, Laser Scanning, Forests
    Prolonged tropical forest degradation due to compounding disturbances: Implications for CO2 and H2O fluxes
    Brando, P.M., D. Silverio, L. Maracahipes-Santos, C. Oliveira-Santos, S.R. Levick, M.T. Coe, M. Migliavacca, J.K. Balch, M.N. Macedo, D.C. Nepstad, L. Maracahipes, E. Davidson, G.P. Asner, P. Kolle, S. Trumbore.
    Global Change Biology
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-08/Brando%20etal%20GCB%202019%20%28tropical%20forest%20degradation%20from%20fire%20in%20Brazil%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • karger
    Asner Lab, Hawaii, Pacific Ridge to Reef, Laser Scanning, Forests
    A density-based approach for leaf area index assessment in a complex forest environment using a terrestrial laser scanner.
    Kargar, A.R., R. MacKenzie, G.P. Asner, and J. van Aardt.
    Remote Sensing
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-08/Karger%20etal%202019%20%28tLiDAR%20for%20rainforest%20LAI%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • lighthouse
    Asner Lab, Worldwide, Radiative Transfer, Coral Reefs
    Adaptive bathymetry estimation for shallow coastal waters using Planet Dove satellites
    Li, J.; D.E. Knapp; S.R. Schill; C. Roelfsema; S. Phinn; M. Silman; J. Mascaro; G.P. Asner.
    Remote Sensing of Environment
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Li%20etal%20RSE%202019%20%28Adaptive%20bathymetry%20estimation%20Dove%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • precious
    Africa, Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Carbon Modeling, Laser Scanning, Forests, Savannas
    Indirect estimation of structural parameters in South African forests using MISR-HR and LIDAR remote sensing data
    Mahlangu, P., R. Mathieu, K. Wessels, L. Naidoo, M. Verstraete, G. Asner, and R. Main.
    Remote Sensing
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/remotesensing-10-01537.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Li
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Worldwide, Laser Scanning, Climate Change, Spectral Modeling, Forests
    Object-Based Mapping of Coral Reef Habitats Using Planet Dove Satellites
    Li, J.; S.R. Schill; D.E. Knapp; G.P. Asner.
    Remote Sensing
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-06/Li%20etal%20RS%202019%20%28OBIA%20coral%20reef%20habitats%20mapping%20Dove%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Huang
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Worldwide, Laser Scanning, Climate Change, Spectral Modeling, Forests
    Remote sensing of forest die-off in the Anthropocene: From plant ecophysiology to canopy structure
    Huang, C.-Y., W.R.L. Anderegg, and G.P. Asner.
    Remote Sensing of Environment
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-06/Huang-Anderegg-Asner%20RSE%202019%20%28remote%20sensing%20of%20forest%20drought%20synthesis%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Baker
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Conservation TechWorks, Biodiversity, Forests
    Beyond refugia: New insights on Quaternary climate variation and the evolution of biotic diversity in tropical South America
    Baker, P.A., S.C. Fritz, D.S. Battisti, C.W. Dick, O.M. Vargas, G.P. Asner, R.E. Martin, A. Wheatley, and I. Prates.
    In press
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Baker_etal_inpress_2019.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Caughlin
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Panama, Imaging Spectroscopy, Forests, Land Use
    High-resolution remote sensing data as a boundary object to facilitate interdisciplinary collaboration
    Caughlin, T.T., S.J. Graves, G.P. Asner, B.C. Tarbox, and S.A. Bohlman.
    Collaboration Across Boundaries for Social-Ecological Systems Science
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Caughlin%20etal%202019%20%28high-resolution%20remote%20sensing%20to%20facilitate%20interdisc%20collab%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Csilik
    Asner Lab, California, Terrain Mapping, Land Use
    Object-based time-constrained dynamic time warping classification of crops using Sentinel-2
    Csillik, O., M. Belgiu, G.P. Asner, and M. Kelly.
    Remote Sensing
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Csillik%20etal%20RS%202019%20%28OBIA%20time-dynamic%20classification%20of%20crops%29_0.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Fauset
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Climate Change, Spectral Modeling, Spectranomics, Terrain Mapping, Forests
    Individual-based modeling of Amazon forests suggests that climate controls productivity while traits control demography
    Fauset, S., M. Gloor, N.M. Fyllas, O.L. Phillips, G.P. Asner, T.R. Baker, et al.
    Frontiers in Earth Science
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Fauset%20etal%202019%20%28Amazon%20climate%2C%20traits%2C%20and%20productivity%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Sabah
    Asner Lab, Borneo, Global Airborne Observatory, Laser Scanning, Climate Change, Spectranomics, Forests
    Linking pattern and process in the tropics: Integrating airborne remote sensing data with ecosystem modeling
    Ordway, E.M., G.P. Asner, P.R. Moorcroft.
    Ecological Society of America Annual Meeting
    2019
    Asner Lab
  • Staver
    Africa, Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Laser Scanning, Savannas
    Spatial patterning among savanna trees in high-resolution, spatially extensive data
    Staver, A.C., G.P. Asner, I. Rodriguez-Iturbe, S.A. Levin, and I. Smit.
    Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Staver%20etal%20PNAS%202019%20%28savanna%20tree%20patterns%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • GDN
    Asner Lab, Conservation TechWorks, Worldwide, Climate Change, Forests, Land Use
    A Global Deal for Nature: guiding principles, milestones, and targets
    Dinerstein, E., C. Vynne, E. Sala, A.R. Joshi, S. Fernando, T.E. Lovejoy, J. Mayorga, D. Olson, G.P. Asner, J.E.M. Baillie, N.D. Burgess, K. Burkart, R.F. Noss, Y.P. Zhang, A. Baccini, T. Birch, N. Hahn, L.N. Joppa, and E. Wikramanayake.
    Science Advances
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Dinerstein%20etal%202019%20SciAdv%20%28Global%20Deal%20for%20Nature%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Anderson
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Peru, Planet Incubator Program, Forests, Land Use
    Lack of association between deforestation and either sustainability commitments or fines in private concessions in the Peruvian Amazon
    Anderson, C.M., G.P. Asner, and E.F. Lambin.
    Forest Policy and Economics
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Anderson%20etal%20ForPolEcon%202019%20%28Peru%20land%20use%20policy%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Brodrick 1
    Africa, Asner Lab, Borneo, SpatialOps AI, AI and Remote Sensing, Machine Learning
    Uncovering Ecological Patterns with Convolutional Neural Networks
    Brodrick P.G., Davies A.B., and Asner G.P.
    Trends in Ecology and Evolution
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Brodrick%20etal%20TREE%202019%20%28CNNs%20in%20ecological%20research%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Foo
    Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Worldwide, Laser Scanning, Coral Reefs
    Scaling up coral reef restoration using remote sensing technology
    Foo, S.A. and G.P. Asner.
    Frontiers in Marine Science
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Foo%20and%20Asner%202019.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Elephants
    Africa, Animal Ecology, Asner Lab, Global Airborne Observatory, Laser Scanning, Carbon
    Elephants limit aboveground carbon gains in African savannas
    Davies, A.B. and G.P. Asner.
    Global Change Biology
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Davies%20%26%20Asner%202019%20%28GCB%29%20elephants%20and%20carbon.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Draper
    Amazon, Asner Lab, Peru, Biodiversity, Forests
    Dominant tree species drive beta diversity patterns in West Amazonia
    Draper, F.C., G.P. Asner, E.N. Honorio Coronado, T.R. Baker, R. García-Villacorta, N.C.A. Pitman, P.V.A. Fine, O.L.P. Phillips, R. Zárate Gómez, C. Amasifuen Guerra, M. Flores, R. Vasquez Martinez, R.J. W. Brienen, A. Monteagudo-Mendoza, L.T. Torres Montenegro, E. Valderrama Sandoval, K.H. Roucoux, F.R. Ramirez Arévalo, I. Mesones, J. Del Aguila Pasquel, X, Tagle Casapia, G. Flores Llampazo, M. Corrales Medina, J. Reyna Huaymacari & C. Baraloto
    Ecology
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Draper%20et%20al%20%282019%29%20Dominace%20and%20beta%20diversity%20%28Ecology%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Brodrick 1
    Asner Lab, California, Global Airborne Observatory, Imaging Spectroscopy, Climate Change, Forests
    Forest drought resistance at large geographic scales
    Brodrick, P.G., Anderegg, L.D.L., and Asner, G.P.
    Geophysical Research Letters
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-06/Brodrick%20etal%20GRL%202019%20%28drought%20resistance%20in%20forests%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Francis
    Asner Lab, California, Global Airborne Observatory, Machine Learning, Forests
    High-resolution mapping of redwood (Sequoia sempervirens) distributions in three Californian forests
    Francis, E.J., and G.P. Asner.
    Remote Sensing
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Francis%20%26%20Asner%202019%20%28mapping%20redwood%20distributions%20in%20CA%29.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Davies
    Animal Ecology, Asner Lab, Borneo, Global Airborne Observatory, Laser Scanning, Forests
    Combining behavioural and LiDAR data to reveal relationships between canopy structure and orangutan nest site selection in disturbed forests
    Davies, A.B., F. Oram, M. Ancrenaz, and G.P. Asner.
    Biological Conservation
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Davies%20etal%202019%20%28BiolCons%29%20orangutan%20nest%20site%20selection.pdf
    Asner Lab
  • Jeronimo
    Asner Lab, California, Global Airborne Observatory, Laser Scanning, Forests
    Forest structure and pattern vary by climate and landform across active-fire landscapes in the montane Sierra Nevada
    Jeronimo, S.M.A., V.R. Kane, D.J. Churchill, J.A. Lutz, M.P. North, G.P. Asner, and J.F. Franklin.
    Forest Ecology and Management
    2019
    /sites/default/files/2019-07/Jeronimo%20etal%20FORECO%202019%20%28fire-restored%20forest%20structure%20in%20Sierras%29.pdf
    Asner Lab