Dr. Andrew J. Lyons

Program Coordinator
Informatics and GIS (IGIS) Statewide Program
130 Mulford Hall #3114
Berkeley, CA 94720
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Ph.D. Environmental Science Policy and Management, UC Berkeley. 2012
M.S. Wildlife Ecology and Conservation, University of Florida. 2000

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Peer Reviewed

  • Kislik, Chippie; Genzoli, Laurel, et al. (2020). Application of UAV Imagery to Detect and Quantify Submerged Filamentous Algae and Rooted Macrophytes in a Non-Wadeable River. Remote Sensing. 12:20, 3332.
  • Spiegal, Sheri; Estell, Richard E., et al. (2019). Seasonal Divergence of Landscape Use by Heritage and Conventional Cattle on Desert Rangeland. Rangeland Ecology & Management. 72:4, 590-601. 4/6/2019. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rama.2019.02.008
  • Frankie, G.W.; Pawelek, J.C., et al. (2019). Survey of Native and Honey Bees from Agricultural Brentwood and their Constructed Bee Gardens in Northern California, 2010-2018. Journal of the Kansas Entomological Society. 91:4, 310-331. 9/3/2019. https://doi.org/10.2317/0022-8567-91.4.310
  • Csillik, Ovidiu; Cherbini, John, et al. (2018). Identification of Citrus Trees from Unmanned Aerial Vehicle Imagery Using Convolutional Neural Networks. Drones. 2:39, 16.
  • Getz, Wayne M; Salter, Richard, et al. (2015). "Panmictic and Clonal Evolution on a Single Patchy Resource Produces Polymorphic Foraging Guilds." PloS one 10(8): e0133732.
  • Lyons, Andrew J.; Turner, Wendy C., et al. (2013). "Home range plus: a space-time characterization of movement over real landscapes." Movement Ecology 1(1): 1-14.
  • Lyons, Andrew (2013). "The Rise and Fall of a Second-Generation CBNRM Project in Zambia: Insights from a Project Perspective." Environmental Management 51(2): 365-378.
  • Getz, Wayne M.; Fortmann-Roe, Scott, et al. (2007). "LoCoH: Nonparameteric Kernel Methods for Constructing Home Ranges and Utilization Distributions." PloS one 2(2): e207.
  • Ilir Bejleri; Paul Zwick, et al. (2002). "Integrated Approach for Identifying Potential Environmental Issues of Proposed Transportation Corridors." Transportation Research Record: Journal of the Transportation Research Board 1792: 93-100.

Non-Peer Reviewed

  • Lyons, Andy; Zhang, Lu, et al. (2022). A New Web-Based Tool for Predicting Pistachio Nut Growth. West Coast Nut. pp. 8-13. February 2022.
  • Lyons, Andy; Hogan, Sean (2017). Scaling Up Drone Science for Agriculture and Nature Resources through Cooperative Extension. CalGIS. Oakland, CalGIS. 1. May 23, 2017. https://calgis2017.locationcon.org/session/scaling-drone-science-agriculture-and-nature-resources-through-cooperative-extension
  • Lyons, Andy (2016). Drones for Ag. CA 4-H Newsletter. 8. October 2016.
  • Lyons, Andrew (2009). Monitoring Toolkit for Conservation Agriculture. Johannesburg, FAO Regional Interagency Coordination Support Office (RIACSO). http://www.andylyons.org/files/toolkits/ca_toolkit_2009-03-11.pdf
  • Lyons, Andrew J.; Mbewe, B., et al. (2005). Beyond Wallmaps: The Application of Spatial Technologies for Strengthening Land Management in Rural Zambia. Africa GIS Conference, Pretoria, South Africa, The Geo-Information Society of South Africa.

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