Publications for Dr. Paul C. Sutton


1)      Morse, Lauren; Powell, Rebecca; Sutton, Paul C. (2012) Scampering in the City: Examining the viability of black-tailed prairie dogs in Denver Applied Geography JAPG-D-12-00185R1 (Click here for pdf)


2)      Tuttle, Benjamin; Anderson, Sharolyn; Elvidge, Christopher; Sutton, Paul (In Press) It Used To Be Dark Here: Geolocation Calibraton of the Defense Meteorological Satellite Program Operational Linescan System Photogrammetric Engineering & Remote Sensing (Click here for pdf)


3)      Elvidge, C. D., Baugh, K. E., Anderson, S. J., Sutton, Paul C., and Ghosh, T. (2012) The Night Light Development Index (NLDI): a spatially explicit measure of human development from satellite data, Social Geography, 7, 23-35, doi:10.5194/sg-7-23-2012, 2012. (click here for pdf)


4)      Kristina H. Yamamoto, Sharolyn J. Anderson, Rebecca L. Powell Donald G. Sullivan, Paul C. Sutton (2012) Using LiDAR to Quantify Topographic and Bathymetric Details for Sea Turtle Nesting Beaches in Florida Remote Sensing of Environment Ref.: RSE-D-12-00070R2 Volume 125 October 2012 Pages 125-133 (click here for pdf)


5)      Kristina H. Yamamoto, Sharolyn J. Anderson, Rebecca L. Powell Donald G. Sullivan, Paul C. Sutton (2011) Identifying Similar Biophysical Characteristics among Nesting Beaches of Green Turtles of Turkey Using Remote Sensing Techniques, International Journal of Remote Sensing Applications, pp.22-29, Pub. Date: 2011- 12-31, DownLoad: 31, (click here for pdf)


6)      Sutton, Paul; Anderson, Sharolyn; Tuttle, Benjamin; Morse, Lauren (2011) The real wealth of nations: Mapping and monetizing the human ecological footprint Ecological Indicators ISSN 1470-160X, DOI: 10.1016/j.ecolind.2011.03.008. (click here for pdf)


7)      Whalley, Brian; Saunders, Angharad; Lewis, Robin; Buenemann, Michela; Sutton, Paul (2011) Curriculum Development – producing geographers for the 21st Century Journal of Geography in Higher Education 35(3) In Press (click here for pdf)


8)      Costanza, Robert; Kubiszewski, Ida; Roman, Joe; Sutton, Paul (2011) Changes in ecosystem services and migration in low-lying coastal areas over the next fifty years FORESIGHT Global Environmental Migration project – a report for the UK Government’s Chief Scientific Advisor Sir John Beddington (forthcoming) (Click here for pdf)


9)      Anderson, Sharolyn J. , Tuttle, Benjamin T. , Powell, Rebecca L. and Sutton, Paul C. (2010) 'Characterizing relationships between population density and nighttime imagery for Denver, Colorado: issues of scale and representation', International Journal of Remote Sensing, 31: 21, 5733 — 5746 (click here for pdf)


10)  Ghosh, Tilottama, Christopher D. Elvidge, Paul C. Sutton, Kimberly E. Baugh, Daniel Ziskin and Benjamin T. Tuttle (2010) Creating a Global Grid of Distributed Fossil Fuel CO2 Emissions from Nighttime Satellite Imagery Energies , 3(12), 1895-1913; doi:10.3390/en3121895     (click here for pdf)


11)  Ghosh, Tilotamma; Powell, Rebecca; Elvidge, Christopher; Baugh ,Kimberly; Sutton, Paul; Anderson, Sharolyn. (2010) Shedding Light on the Global Distribution of Economic Activity The Open Geography Journal 3 147-160   (click here for pdf)


12)  Ghosh, Tilottama., Powell, Rebecca.L., Anderson, Sharolyn. Sutton, Paul.C. Elvidge, Christopher.D., (2010), Informal Economy And Remittance Estimates of India Using Nighttime Imagery, International Journal of Ecological Economics & Statisitics, 17 (click here for pdf)


13)  Sutton, Paul C.; Anderson, Sharolyn, J.; Elvidge, Christopher D.; Tuttle, Benjamin, T.; Ghosh, Tilottama (2009) Paving the Planet: Impervious Surface as a Proxy Measure of the Human Ecological Footprint  Progress in Physical Geography 33(4) pp. 1-18 (click here for pdf)


14)  Sutton, Paul C.; Fildes, Stephen; Forster, Clive; Ghosh, Tilottama; Goetz, Andrew (2009) Darkness on the Edge of Town: Mapping Urban and Peri-Urban Australia Using Nighttime Satellite Imagery Professional Geographer 62(1) pp. 119-133 (click here for pdf)


15)  Ghosh, Tilottama; Anderson, Sharolyn; Powell, Rebecca L.; Sutton, Paul C.; Elvidge, Christopher D. (2009) Estimation of Mexico’s Informal Economy and Remittances Using Nighttime Imagery Remote sensing 1, 418-444; doi:10.3390/rs1030418 ( ) (click here for pdf)


16)  Elvidge, Christopher D.; Sutton, Paul, C.; Ghosh, Tilottama; Tuttle, Benjamin, T.; Baugh, Kimberly E.; Bhaduri, Budhendra; Bright, Edward (2009) A global poverty map derived from satellite data Computers and Geosciences 35 pp 1652-1660 (click here for pdf)


17)  Costanza, Robert; Perez-Maqueo, Octavio; Martinez, M. Luisa; Sutton, Paul C.; Anderson, Sharolyn J.; Mulder, Kenneth (2008) The Value of Coastal Wetlands for Hurricane Protection  Ambio 37(4) June  pp 241-248 (click here for pdf)


18)  Sutton, Paul C.; Ghosh, Tilottama; Elvidge, Christopher D. (2007) Estimation of Gross Domestic Product at Sub-National Scales using Nighttime Satellite Imagery International Journal of Ecological Economics & Statistics 8(S07) ISSN 0973-1385 (click here for pdf)


19)  Elvidge, Chris; Safran, Jeff; Tuttle, Benjamin; Sutton, Paul; Cinzano, Pierantonio; Pettit, Donald; Arvesen, Johm; Small, Christopher. (2007) Potential for Global Mapping of Development Via A Nightsat Mission GeoJournal  69(1-2) June pp 45-53 ISSN (1572-9893) online (click here for pdf)


20)  Christopher D. Elvidge , Pierantoni Cinzano, , Donald R. Pettit, John Arvesen, Paul C. Sutton, Christopher Small, Ramakrishna Nemani, Travis Longcore . Catherine Rich, Jeffrey Saffran, John Weeks,  and Steve Ebener (2007) NightSat: The Mission Concept  International Journal of Remote Sensing  28(12)  ISSN 1366-5901 online (click here for pdf)


21)  Martinez, M.L.; Intralawan, A.; Vasquez, G.; Perez-Maqueo, O.; Sutton, P.; Landgrave, R.; (2007) The Coasts of our world: Ecological, Economic, and Social Importance. Ecological Economics 63(2-3) pp 254-272 (click here for pdf)


22)  Christopher Elvidge; Benjamin Tuttle; Paul C. Sutton; Kimberly E. Baugh; Ara T. Howard; Christina Milesi; Budhendra Bhuduri, Ramakrishna Nemani (2007) Global Distribution and density of Constructed Impervious Surfaces  Sensors  2007, 7, pp 1962-1979 (click here for pdf)


23)  Sutton, Paul C.; Cova, Tom; Elvidge, Chris; (2006) Mapping Exurbia in the conterminous United States using Nighttime Satellite Imagery  June  20(2)  Geocarto International  (click here for pdf)


24)  Tom Cova, Paul C. Sutton, Dave Theobald  (2004) Exurban change detection in fire-prone areas with nighttime satellite imagery Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing  70(11) pp 1249-1257 (click here for pdf)


25)  Elvidge,Chris; Milesi, Christina; Dietz, John; Tuttle, Benjamin; Sutton, Paul; Nemani, Ramakrishna; Vogelmann, James;  (2004) U.S. Constructed Area Approaches the Size of Ohio EOS 85(24) pp 233-234 (click here for pdf)


26)  Paul C. Sutton (2003) A scale-adjusted measure of “Urban Sprawl” using nighttime satellite imagery Remote Sensing of Environment 86 pp 353-369  (click here for pdf)


27)  Paul C. Sutton, Chris Elvidge, Tom Obremski (2003) Building and Evaluating Models to Estimate Ambient Population Density  Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing 69(5) pp 545-553 (click here for pdf)


28)  Sutton, Paul; (2003) An Empirical Environmental Sustainability Index derived solely from Nighttime Satellite Imagery and Ecosystem Service Values 2003 Population and Environment 24(4) (click here for pdf)


29)  Sutton, Paul; Costanza Robert; (2002) Global estimates of market and non-market values derived from nighttime satellite imagery, land use, and ecosystem service valuation  Ecological Economics  (41) pp 509-527 (click here for pdf)


30)  Keri M. Konarska , Paul C. Sutton , Michael J. Castellon  (2002) Evaluating scale dependence of ecosystem service valuation: A comparison of NOAA-AVHRR and Landsat TM datasets  Ecological Economics (41) pp 491-507 (click here for pdf)


31)  Sutton, P; Roberts, D; Elvidge, C; Baugh, K; (2001) Census from Heaven: An estimate of the global human population using nighttime satellite imagery  International Journal of Remote Sensing Vol 22 (16) pp 3061-3076 (click here for pdf)


32)  Sutton, P; Montello, D; (2000) Public Opinion of Population Issues: A survey of Voters  The Southwestern Geographer Vol 4 pp54-93 (click here for pdf)


33)  Elvidge, C.D.; Baugh, K.E.; Dietz, J.; Bland, T;  Sutton, P.C.;  Kroehl, H.W.; (1998) Radiance calibration of DMSP-OLS low-light imaging data of human settlements Remote Sensing of Environment  May 6th 1998 (click here for pdf)


34)  Costanza, R., R. d'Arge, R. de Groot, S. Farber, M. Grasso, B. Hannon, S. Naeem, K. Limburg, J. Paruelo, R.V. O'Neill, R. Raskin, P. Sutton, and M. van den Belt. (1998). Auditing the earth: Costanza and his coauthors reply. Environment 40:26-27.



35)  Sutton, P;  (1997) “Modeling Population Density using Nighttime Satellite Imagery and GIS” Computers, Environment and Urban Systems 21(3/4) pp 227-244 (click here for pdf)


36)  Sutton, P; Roberts, D; Elvidge, C; and Meij, H; (1997) “A comparison of Nighttime Satellite Imagery and Population Density for the Continental United States” Photogrammetric Engineering and Remote Sensing  63 (11) pp 1303-1313 (click here for pdf)


37)  Costanza, R; d’Arge, R; de Groot, R; Farber, S; Grasso, M; Hannon, B; Naeem, S; Limburg, K; Paruelo, J; O’Neill, R; Raskin, R; Sutton, P; van den Belt, M; (1997) The Value of the World’s Ecosystem Services and Natural Capital  Nature Vol 387 May 15 (click here for pdf)


38)  The value of the world's ecosystem services and natural capital (Reprinted from Nature, vol 387, pg 253, 1997) Costanza R, d'Arge R, de Groot R, Farber S, Grasso M, Hannon B, Limburg K, Naeem S, O'Neill RV, Paruelo J, Raskin RG, Sutton P, van den Belt M  Source: Ecological Economics 25 (1): 3-15 APR 1998 


39)  Robert Costanza; Ralph d'Arge; Rudolf de Groot; Stephen Farber; Monica Grasso; Bruce Hannon; Karin Limburg; Shahid Naeem; Robert V. O'Neill; Jose Paruelo; Robert G. Raskin; Paul Sutton; Marjan van den Belt (1997) The Value of Ecosystem Services: Putting the Issues into Perspective  Ecological Economics  25:67-72


40)  Costanza, R., R. d'Arge, R. de Groot, S. Farber, M. Grasso, B. Hannon, S. Naeem, K. Limburg, J. Paruelo, R.V. O'Neill, R. Raskin, P. Sutton, and M. van den Belt. (1997). Valuing ecosystem services: a response. Regulation 20:2-3 (click here for pdf)


41)  Proctor, J; Sutton, P, and Michaels, G (1995) Multimedia Guided Writing Modules for Introductory Human Geography Journal of Geography Volume 94, No. 6 pp 571-577 (click here for pdf)