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Douglas Lawton

Douglas Lawton

PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Douglas.Lawton@asu.edu

School of Life Sciences
Arizona State University
PO Box 874601
Tempe, AZ 85287-4601

Titles

  • PhD Student, School of Life Sciences, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

Biography

Douglas Lawton is a Environmental Life Sciences PhD student in the Cease Lab. His studies focus on the scaling of human-insect-plant interactions in agricultural landscapes. Currently, Lawton is investigating the ecological causes of Australian plauge locust swarms in Australia.

Education

  • BS, Biology, University of North Carolina-Greensboro

Journal Articles

2020

Lawton, D., C. Waters, M. Le Gall and A. Cease. 2020. Woody vegetation remnants within pastures influence locust distribution: Testing bottom-up and top-down control. Agriculture, Ecosystems & Environment 296(Jul):106931. DOI: 10.1016/j.agee.2020.106931. (link )

2018

Lawton, D. D., D. Parlindungan, A. Pratama, P. Aswin, P. Jundara, R. Darmawan, A. Ruyani, C. E. Matthews and A. Somers. 2018. Living among water monitors: An exploratory study of an urban water monitor (Varanus salvator) population in Bengkulu, Indonesia. Biawak 12(1):42-47. (link )