Academic Background

BS Agriculture, University of the Philippines Los Banos
MS Environmental Science, University of the Philippines Los Banos
PhD Environmental Science, University of the Philippines Los Banos

Research Interests

Environmental science
Quantitative geography
Climate change
Natural hazards and risk
Agricultural ecology
Open-geospatial data and computing

Research Profiles

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Recent Publications

Magcale-Macandog, D. B., Salvacion, A. R., Pabico, J. P., Tingson, K. N., Reblora, M. A., Edrial, J. D., ... & Zafaralla, M. T. (2023). Developing a bayesian model of climate-induced lake overturn in Talisay, Taal Lake. In Ecosystem and Species Habitat Modeling for Conservation and Restoration (pp. 101-119). Singapore: Springer Nature Singapore.
Agaton, C. B.; del Rosario, E. A.; Nguyen-Orca, M. F.; Salvacion, A. R.; Sandalo, R. M. (2024). (2024). Introduction to the Journal of Human Ecology and Sustainability (JHES). Journal of Human Ecology and Sustainability, 1(1), 9.
Magcale-Macandog, D.B.,Salvacion, A.R., Pabico, J.P., Tingson, K.N., Reblora, M.A, Edrial, J.D., Lansigan, F.P., Zafaralla, M.T. (2023) Developing a Bayesian Model of Climate-Induced Lake Overturn in Talisay,Taal Lake. In: Ecosystem and Species habitat Modeling for Conservation and Restoration. Shalini Dhyani, Dibyendu Adhikari, Rajarshi Dasgupta, Rakesh Kadaverugu (Eds.) Springer Nature (Forthcoming)
Salvacion, A.R. (2022) Soil Erosion Modeling Under Future Climate Change: A case study in Marinduque Island, Philippines. In: Water, Land, and Forest Susceptibility and Sustainability. Geospatial Approaches and Modeling. Uday Chatterjee, Biswajeet Pradhan, Suresh Kumar, Suresh Kumar Subbiah, Sourav Saha, Mohammad Zakwan (Eds.) Elsevier. pp 381-392
Lutero, D.S.M., Malaguit, J.C., Relente, M.J.L., Nazareno, A.L., Salvacion, A.R. (2022). Fuzzy logic modeling of groundwater potential in Marinduque, Philippines. In: Water Resources Modeling and Computational Technologies. Current Directions in Water Scarcity Research Volume 7. Mohammad Zakwan, Abdul Wahid, Majid Niazkar, Uday Chatterjee (Eds.) Elsevier. pp 57-70
Salvacion, A.R., Devanadera, M.C.E., Paro, F.R.C., Lecciones, A.J.M., Eligue, J.C.L. (2022) Flood Vulnerability Assessment in Marinduque, Philippines Using Fuzzy Logic and Principal Component Analysis . In: The Routledge Handbook of Sustainable Cities and Landscapes in the Pacific Rim. Yizhao Yang, Anne Taufen (Eds). Routledge. pp. 66-79
Salvacion, A.R. (2022) Groundwater Potential Mapping using Maximum Entropy. In: Water Resources Management and Sustainability. Advances in Geographical and Environmental Sciences. Pankaj Kumar, Gaurav KantNigam, Manish Kumar Sinha, Anju Singh (Eds). Springer Singapore. pp. 239-256.
Salvacion, A.R (2022) Multi-scale Drought Hazard assessment in the Philippines. In: Computers in Earth andEnvironmental Sciences. Pourghasemi, Hamid Reza (Ed). Elsevier. pp. 169-179.
Salvacion, A.R (2022) Delineating village-level drought risk in Marinduque Island, Philippines. Natural Hazards
Kerry, R., Ingram, B., Ortiz, B.V., Salvacion, A.R (2022) Using soil, plant, topographic and remotely sensed data to determine the best method for defining aflatoxin contamination risk zones within fields for precision management. Agronomy 12 (10):2524
Salvacion, A.R (2022) Measuring spatial accessibility of healthcare facilities in Marinduque, Philippines. ISPRS International Journal of Geo-Information 11 (10): 516
Salvacion, A.R (2022) COVID 19 susceptibility mapping using GIS and Principal Component Analysis: A case study for Marinduque Island, Philippines. Spatial Information Research 30 (5): 563 - 570
Rico, E.R., Lutero, D.SM., Nazareno, A.L., Salvacion, A.R. (2022) A spatiotemporal optimization model of crop rotation plan for Marinduque, Philippines. Spatial Information Research 30 (4): 461-467
Blanco, N.F.D., Salvacion, A.R., Devanadera, M.C.E., Sandalo, R.M., Abucay, E.R. (2022). Characterizing malaria spatial distribution in the province of Palawan, Philippines. Spatial Information Research 30 (2):279–289
Lutero, D.SM., Cerilo, G.E.,Eustaquio, A., Buhat, C.A., Nazareno, A., Nazareno, A.L., Salvacion, A.R. (2021) Optimal Route for Island Day Tours in Marinduque, Philippines. Spatial Information Research 30 (2):205–214
Salvacion, A.R (2021) Mapping meteorological drought hazard in the Philippines using SPI and SPEI. Spatial Information Research 29 (6): 949–960
Pangga, I.B., Salvacion, A.R., Hamor, N.H, Yap, S.A. (2021). Maximum entropy (MaxEnt) modeling of the potential distribution of Aspidiotus rigidus Reyne (Hemiptera: Diaspididae) in the Philippines. Philippine Agricultural Scientist 104 (1): 1-7
Salvacion, A.R. (2020). Delineating soil erosion risk in Marinduque, Philippines using RUSLE. GeoJournal 87(2):423–435
Salvacion, A.R. (2019). Mapping land limitations for agricultural land use planning using fuzzy Logic Approach:A case study for Marinduque Island, Philippines. GeoJournal 86 (2):915-925
Salvacion, A.R., Solpot, T.C., Cumagun, C.J.R., Pangga, I.B., Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Cruz, P.C.S., Saludes, R.B., Aguilar, E.A. (2019). Exploring environmental determinants of Fusarium wilt occurrence on banana in South Central Mindanao, Philippines. Hellenic Plant Protection Journal 12 (2):78-90
Salvacion, A.R. (2019). Effect of climate on provincial-level banana yield in the Philippines. Information Processing in Agriculture 7 (1):50-57
Salvacion, A.R., Cumagun, C.J.R., Pangga, I.B., Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Cruz, P.C.S., Saludes, R.B., Solpot, T.C., Aguilar, E.A. (2019). Banana suitability and Fusarium wilt distribution in the Philippines under climate change.Spatial Information Research 27 (3):339-349
Salvacion, A.R. (2018).Spatial pattern and determinants of village level poverty in Marinduque Island, Philippines. GeoJournal 85 (1):257-267
Salvacion, A.R.,Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Cruz, P.C.S., Saludes,Pangga, I.B., Cumagun, C.J.R. (2018) Exploring spatial patterns of trends in monthly rainfall and temperature in the Philippines based on Climate Research Unit grid. Spatial Information Research 26 (5): 471-481.
Salvacion, A.R.,Magcale-Macandog, D.B., Cruz, P.C.S., Saludes,Pangga, I.B., Cumagun, C.J.R. (2018) Evaluation and spatial downscaling of CRU TS precipitation data in the Philippines.Modeling Earth Systems and Environment 4 (3): 891-898.
Asaad A.B., Salvacion, A.R.,Yen, B.T. (2022) ALUES: R package for Agricultural Land Use Evaluation System Journal of Open Source Software, 7(73), 4228,