Submissions from 2019

Mitigating the zonal effect in modeling urban population density functions by Monte Carlo simulation, F. Wang, C. Liu, and Y. Xu

Bathymetry retrieval from optical images with spatially distributed support vector machines, Lei Wang, Hongxing Liu, Haibin Su, and Jun Wang

Delineating urbanization “source-sink” regions in China: Evidence from mobile app data, Y. Wang, F. Wang, Y. Zhang, and Y. Liu

Using Landsat OLI and Random Forest to Assess Grassland Degradation with Aboveground Net Primary Production and Electrical Conductivity Data, Hao Yu, Lei Wang, Zongming Wang, Chunying Ren, and Bai Zhang

Submissions from 2018

The aesthetic politics of taste: Producing extra virgin olive oil in Jordan, Brittany Cook

Piecing Together the Big Picture on Water and Climate, Kristine DeLong

Recording Tropical Cyclone Activity from 1909 to 2014 along the Northern Gulf of Mexico using Maritime Slash Pine Trees (Pinus elliottii var. elliottii Engelm.), Kristine DeLong

A spatio-temporal kernel density estimation framework for predictive crime hotspot mapping and evaluation, Y. Hu, F. Wang, C. Guin, and H. Zhu

Automated Delineation of Hospital Service Areas and Hospital Referral Regions by Modularity Optimization, Y. Hu, F. Wang, and I.M. Xierali

Cost-effective reflectance calibration method for small UAV images, Yongsik Jeong, Jaehyung Yu, Lei Wang, Haein Shin, Sang-Mo Koh, and Gyesoon Park

Spectral Responses of As and Pb Contamination in Tailings of a Hydrothermal Ore Deposit: A Case Study of Samgwang Mine, South Korea, Yongsik Jeong, jaehyung yu, Lei Wang, and ji hye shin


Challenges of Elephant Conservation: Insights from Oral Histories of Colonialism and Landscape in Tsavo, Kenya, Peter Ngugi Kamau and Andrew Sluyter

Characterising three‐dimensional flow through neck cutoffs with complex planform geometry, Kory Konsoer

Analysis of shallow turbulent flows using the Hilbert-Huang transform: a tool for exploring the characteristics of turbulence and coherent flow structures, Kory M. Konsoer and Bruce Rhoads

Population at risk: using areal interpolation and Twitter messages to create population models for burglaries and robberies, Ourania Kounadi, Alina Ristea, Michael Leitner, and Chad Langford

Understanding the Mississippi River Delta as a Coupled Natural-Human System: Research Methods, Challenges, and Prospects, Nina S.N. Lam

Using points-of-interest data to estimate commuting patterns in central Shanghai, China, M. Li, M.-P. Kwan, F. Wang, and J. Wang

Deriving Bathymetry From Optical Images With a Localized Neural Network Algorithm, Shan Liu, Lei Wang, Hongxing Liu, Haibin Su, Xiaolu Li, and Wenfeng Zheng

Assessment of the shell midden at the Eleanor Betty Salt Work, Belize.” (Valerie Feathers and Heather McKillop)., Heather McKillop

Classic Maya fish processing and salt: a micro-wear analysis of chert artifacts from Paynes Creek Salt Works, southern Belize.” (Heather McKillop and Kazuo Aoyama), Heather McKillop

Contingent multi-crafting, surplus household production, and the Maya quest for salt., Heather McKillop

review of The Ancient Maya Marketplaqce, Heather McKillop

Salt and marine products in the Classic Maya economy from use-wear study of stone tools (Heather McKillop and Kazuo Aoyama), Heather McKillop

Specialized salt production during the ancient Maya Classic period at two Paynes Creek Salt Works, Belize: Chan b’i and Atz’aam Na.” (E. Cory Sills and Heather McKillop), Heather McKillop

An Open-Boundary Locally Weighted Dynamic Time Warping Method for Cropland Mapping, Xuelian Meng

Editorial board: April 2018, M. Ogborn and A. Sluyter

Data-driven analysis on the effects of extreme weather elements on traffic volume in Atlanta, GA, USA, D. Sathiaraj, T.-O. Punkasem, F. Wang, and D.P.K. Seedah


Book review of Cattle in the Backlands: Mato Grosso and the Evolution of Ranching in the Brazilian Tropics, by Robert W. Wilcox., Andrew Sluyter


Book Review of Humboldt's Mexico: In the Footsteps of the Illustrious German Scientific Traveller, by Myron Echenberg, Andrew Sluyter

Cattle in the Backlands: Mato Grosso and the Evolution of Ranching in the Brazilian Tropics. By Robert W. Wilcox. Austin: University of Texas Press, 2017. Pp. 416. $45.00 cloth., Andrew Sluyter

Inverted Two-Step Floating Catchment Area Method for Measuring Facility Crowdedness, F. Wang

Standardized Soil Moisture Index for Drought Monitoring Based on Soil Moisture Active Passive Observations and 36 Years of North American Land Data Assimilation System Data: A Case Study in the Southeast United States, Lei Wang


Conceived versus Lived Social Spaces and the Transformation of the Morro da Providência Favela of Rio de Janeiro Since 2008, Jamie Worms and Andrew Sluyter

Efficient delineation of nested depression hierarchy in digital elevation models for hydrological analysis using level-set method, Qiusheng Wu, Charles R. Lane, Lei Wang, Melanie K. Vanderhoof, Jay R. Christensen, and Hongxing Liu

Assessing Resilience and Sustainability of the Mississippi River Delta as a Coupled Natural-Human System, Y. Jun Xu, Nina S.N. Lam, and Kam-Biu Liu

Suburbanization in Beijing, Y.-X. Zhou and F. Wang

Submissions from 2017

Saving our marine archives, Dassié, Emilie, Kristine DeLong, Hali Kilbourne, Branwen Williams, Nerilie Abram, Logan Brenner, Chloé Brahmi, Kim M. Cobb, Thierry Corrège, et al.

A global multiproxy database for temperature reconstructions of the Common Era, J. Emile-Geay, N. P. McKay, D. S. Kaufman, L. von Gunten, J. G. Wang, K. J. Anchukaitis, N. J. Abram, J. A. Addison, M. A. J. Curran, M. N. Evans, et al.

Multi-species coral Sr/Ca based sea-surface temperature reconstruction using Orbicella faveolata and Siderastrea siderea from the Florida Straits, Jennifer A. Flannery, Julie N. Richey, Kaustubh Thirumalai, Richard Z. Poore, and Kristine L. DeLong

Facies reconstruction of a late Pleistocene cypress forest discovered on the northern Gulf of Mexico continental shelf, S. Gonzalez, S. J. Bentley Sr., K. L. DeLong, K. Xu, J. Obelcz, J. Truong, G. L. Harley, C. A. Reese, and A. Caporaso

Commuting Variability by Wage Groups in Baton Rouge, 1990–2010, Y. Hu, F. Wang, and C.G. Wilmot

Delineating Hierarchical Hospital Service Areas in Florida, P. Jia, F. Wang, and I.M. Xierali

Using a Huff-Based Model to Delineate Hospital Service Areas, P. Jia, F. Wang, and I.M. Xierali

Length scales and statistical characteristics of outer bank roughness for large elongate meander bends: The influence of bank material properties, floodplain vegetation and flow inundation, Kory Konsoer, Bruce Rhoads, James Best, Eddy Langendoen, Mick Ursic, Jorge Abad, and Marcelo Garcia

Citizen Empowered Mapping, Michael Leitner

A two-step approach to planning new facilities towards equal accessibility, X. Li, F. Wang, and H. Yi

Two-Step Optimization for Spatial Accessibility Improvement: A Case Study of Health Care Planning in Rural China, Jing Luo, Lingling Tian, Lei Luo, Hong Yi, and Fahui Wang

GIS in Comparative-Historical Linguistics Research: Tai Languages, W. Luo, J. Hartmann, F. Wang, H. Pingwen, V. Sysamouth, J. Li, and X. Cang

Diving Deeper in Punta Ycacos Lagoon at the Paynes Creek Salt Works, Belize, Heather McKillop

Early Maya Navigation and Maritime Connections in Mesoamerica, Heather McKillop

The Paynes Creek Salt Works, Belize, Heather McKillop

Photogrammetric UAV Mapping of Terrain under Dense Coastal Vegetation: An Object-Oriented Classification Ensemble Algorithm for Classification and Terrain Correction, Xuelian Meng

Population-based geographic access to parent and satellite National Cancer Institute Cancer Center Facilities, T. Onega, J. Alford-Teaster, and F. Wang

Case-Based Regression Models Defining the Relationships Between Moisture Content and Shortwave Infrared Reflectance of Beach Sands, Haein Shin, Jaehyung Yu, Yongsik Jeong, Lei Wang, and Dong-Yoon Yang


Review of Rice: Global Networks and New Histories, ed. by Francesca Bray, Peter A. Coclanis, Edda L. Fields-Black, and Dagmar Schäfer, Andrew Sluyter

RICE ACROSS CONTINENTS. Rice: Global Networks and New Histories. Edited by Francesca Bray, Peter A. Coclanis, Edda L. Fields-Black, and Dagmar Schäfer. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2015. Pp. xxiv + 421. No price given, hardback (ISBN 978-1-107-04439-5)., ANDREW SLUYTER


Some Hispanic and Latino Landscapes of New Orleans, Andrew Sluyter


Vínculos Históricos entre Nueva Orleans, Luisiana y Cuba, Andrew Sluyter, Annie McNeill Gibson, Case Watkins, and James Chaney

Local Indicator of Colocation Quotient with a Statistical Significance Test: Examining Spatial Association of Crime and Facilities, F. Wang, Y. Hu, S. Wang, and X. Li

The Impact of Lidar Elevation Uncertainty on Mapping Intertidal Habitats on Barrier Islands, Lei Wang

North Pacific twentieth century decadal‐scale variability is unique for the past 342 years, B. Williams, J. Halfar, K. L. Delong, E. Smith, R. Steneck, P. A. Lebednik, D. E. Jacob, J. Fietzke, and G. W. K. Moore

Spatial Analysis Methods, D.W.S. Wong and F. Wang

Disparities in Geographic Accessibility of National Cancer Institute Cancer Centers in the United States, Yanqing Xu, Cong Fu, Tracy Onega, Xun Shi, and Fahui Wang

Submissions from 2016

Refining temperature reconstructions with the Atlantic coral Siderastrea siderea, Kristine L. DeLong, Christopher R. Maupin, Jennifer A. Flannery, Terrence M. Quinn, and Chuan-Chou Shen

Temporal trends of intraurban commuting in Baton Rouge, 1990–2010, Y. Hu and F. Wang

Three‐dimensional flow structure and bed morphology in large elongate meander loops with different outer bank roughness characteristics, Kory M. Konsoer, Bruce L. Rhoads, James L. Best, Eddy J. Langendoen, Jorge D. Abad, Dan R. Parsons, and Marcelo H. Garcia

Spatial variability in bank resistance to erosion on a large meandering, mixed bedrock-alluvial river, Kory M. Konsoer, Bruce L. Rhoads, Eddy J. Langendoen, James L. Best, Mick E. Ursic, Jorge D. Abad, and Marcelo H. Garcia

Assessing Geographic Origins Using Isotope Analysis of Skeletal Remains from a Colonial Period Cemetery, New Orleans, Louisiana, Ginesse A. Listi, Kristine L. Delong, and Mary H. Manhein

Chemical signatures of ancient activities at Chan b'i, Heather McKillop

Coastal Economies:, Heather McKillop

Spatial Patterning of Salt Production and Wooden Buildings Evaluated by Underwater Excavations at Paynes Creek Salt Work 74, Heather McKillop

Using Proxy Records to Document Gulf of Mexico Tropical Cyclones from 1820-1915, Jordan V. Pino, Robert V. Rohli, Kristine L. DeLong, Grant L. Harley, and Jill C. Trepanier

A mid-Holocene paleoprecipitation record from Belize, A. L. Pollock, P. E. van Beynen, K. L. DeLong, V. Polyak, Y. Asmerom, and P. P. Reeder

A speleothem-based mid-Holocene precipitation reconstruction for West-Central Florida, Anna L. Pollock, Philip E. van Beynen, Kristine L. DeLong, Victor Polyak, and Yemane Asmerom

African Fire Cultures, Cattle Ranching, and Colonial Landscape Transformations in the Neotropics, A. Sluyter and C. Duvall


Abstract Book: Papers and Posters, Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers, New Orleans, January 3-5, 2017, Andrew Sluyter


Cattle Colonialism: An Environmental History of the Conquest of California and Hawai'i, Andrew Sluyter


Centering Animals in Latin American History, Andrew Sluyter


Guide for “Los Isleños” Field Trip, Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers, New Orleans, 2017, Andrew Sluyter


Program for the Conference of Latin Americanist Geographers, New Orleans, January 3-5, 2017, Andrew Sluyter


Rainforest Cowboys: The Rise of Ranching and Cattle Culture in Western Amazonia by Jeffrey Hoelle (review), Andrew Sluyter


African Fire Cultures, Cattle Ranching, and Colonial Landscape Transformations in the Neo-Tropics, Andrew Sluyter and Chris S. Duvall


Planning towards maximum equality in accessibility of NCI cancer centers in the U.S, F. Wang, C. Fu, and X. Shi

Submissions from 2015

Corals (Sclerochronology), Kristine L. DeLong

Sixteenth-century soil carbon sequestration rates based on Mexican land-grant documents, R. Hunter and A. Sluyter

Decomposing excess commuting: A Monte Carlo simulation approach, Y. Hu and F. Wang

Disparities in Spatial Accessibility of Pharmacies in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, S.Z. Ikram, Y. Hu, and F. Wang

Evaluating and re-demarcating the Hospital Service Areas in Florida, P. Jia, I.M. Xierali, and F. Wang

Geographic information science and technology at Louisiana State University, M. Leitner, N.N.S. Lam, F. Wang, L. Wang, S. Meng, and J. Kent

Obliquity pacing of the western Pacific Intertropical Convergence Zone over the past 282,000 years, Yi Liu, Li Lo, Zhengguo Shi, Kuo-Yen Wei, Chien-Ju Chou, Yi-Chi Chen, Chih-Kai Chuang, Chung-Che Wu, Horng-Sheng Mii, Zicheng Peng, et al.

“Evaluating Ancient Maya Salt Production and the Domestic Economy, Heather McKillop

A Place-Oriented, Mixed-Level Regionalization Method for Constructing Geographic Areas in Health Data Dissemination and Analysis, L. Mu, F. Wang, V.W. Chen, and X.-C. Wu

Selected Readings in Applied Climatology, Robert V. Rohli


African Cowboys on the Argentine Pampas: Their Disappearance from the Historical Record, Andrew Sluyter


Dreaming of Dry Land: Environmental Transformation in Colonial Mexico City, Andrew Sluyter

Hispanic and Latino New Orleans: Immigration and Identity Since the Eighteenth Century, Andrew Sluyter

How Africans and Their Descendants Participated in Establishing Open-Range Cattle Ranching in the Americas, Andrew Sluyter


African Fire Cultures, Cattle Ranching, and Colonial Landscape Transformations in the Neotropics, Andrew Sluyter and Chris Duvall


Sixteenth-century soil carbon sequestration rates based on Mexican land-grant documents, Andrew Sluyter and Richard Hunter