List of Publications

(last updated 04/09/2017)

 

Peer-reviewed publications

Carrasco L., P. Vera, E. Belda, J.S. Monrós. 2017. Combining remote sensing and field mapping methods to study the vegetation dynamics within a coastal wetland and determine the hatitat effects of a threatened bird species (Emberiza schoeniclus witherbyi). Journal of Coastal Research (In press). 

Carrasco L., Y. Toquenaga, M. Mashiko. 2017. Balance between site fidelity and habitat preferences in colony site selection by herons and egrets. Journal of Avian Biology 48:965-975. 

Carrasco L. Y. Toquenaga, M. Mashiko. 2015. Extrapolation of random forest models shows scale adaptation in egret colony site selection against landscape complexity. Ecological Complexity 24: 29-36.

Carrasco L., M. Mashiko, Y. Toquenaga. 2014. Application of random forest algorithm for studying habitat selection of colonial herons and egrets in human-influenced landscapes. Ecological Research 29: 483-491.

 

Conference presentations

Carrasco, L., Toquenaga, Y. Breeding site selection in multi-species bird colonies: changes in selection strategies over time. British Ecological Society Annual Meeting, 12 December 2016, Liverpool, UK. Poster presentation.

Carrasco, L., Rowland, C., O’Neill, N., McShane, G. Developing methods for UK Land Cover Mapping with Sentinel-2. Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Meeting, 4 September 2016, University of Nottingham, UK. Poster presentation.

Carrasco, L., Y. Toquenaga. Using remote sensing to study changes in habitat selection of avian species over time. 4 September 2016, Remote Sensing and Photogrammetry Society Annual Meeting, University of Nottingham, UK. Poster presentation.

Carrasco, L., M. Mashiko, Y. Toquenaga. From remote sensing to avian behavior: changes in colony site selection strategies of herons and egrets over time. Symposium on Space - The Final Frontier for Biodiversity Monitoring?, 29 April 2016, Zoological Society of London, London, UK. Poster presentation. 

Rowland, C., E. Tebbs, L. Carrasco, D. Morton. Integrating earth observation and field data for biodiversity applications: three UK examples. Symposium on Space - The Final Frontier for Biodiversity Monitoring?, 29 April 2016, Zoological Society of London, London, UK. Poster presentation. 

Toquenaga, Y., M. Mashiko, L. Carrasco. Impacts of climate change on waterbirds populations. Workshop on The Impact of Climate Changes on Animal Populations, 13 Nov. 2015, Erice, Italy. Invited lecture.

Carrasco, L., Y. Toquenaga. Changes in colony site selection strategies of herons and egrets over the years: new statistical methods for studying habitat selection. 30th Annual Meeting of the Society of Population Ecology, 11 Oct. 2014, Tsukuba City, Ibaraki, Japan. Invited talk.

Carrasco, L., Y. Toquenaga. Inexpensive satellite images + long-term census data = evolution of habitat selection. 26th International Ornithological Congress, 20 Aug. 2014, Tokyo, Japan. Poster presentation.

Carrasco L., P. Vera, E. Belda, J.S. Monrós. Using remote sensing for the study of the vegetation dynamics of a coastal mediterranean wetland and its effect on the habitat availability of a threat- ened passerine. 26th International Ornithological Congress, 20 Aug. 2014, Tokyo, Japan. Poster presentation.

Carrasco, L., Y. Toquenaga. Rule of the thumbs of different length in colony site selection of herons and egrets. 61th Annual Meeting of ESJ, 16 Mar. 2014, Hiroshima City, Hiroshima, Japan. Contributed talk.

Carrasco, L., M. Mashiko and Y. Toquenaga. Choosing the best or avoiding the worst? 60th Annual Meeting of ESJ, 6 Mar. 2013, Shizuoka City, Shizuoka, Japan. Poster presentation.

 

Data publications

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land Cover Map 2015 (vector, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land Cover Map 2015 (25m raster, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km percentage target class, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land cover map 2015 (1km dominant target class, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km percentage aggregate class, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2007) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km dominant aggregate class, GB). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (vector, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (25m raster, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km percentage target class, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km dominant target class, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km percentage aggregate class, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre. 

Rowland, C.S.; Morton, R.D.; Carrasco, L.; McShane, G.; O’Neil, A.W.; Wood, C.M. (2017) Land Cover Map 2015 (1km dominant aggregate class, N. Ireland). NERC Environmental Information Data Centre.