Kay, Charles E. Are Lightning Fires Unnatural? A Comparison of Aboriginal and Lightning Ignition Rates in the United States. 2007. in R.E. Masters and K.E.M. Galley (eds.) Proceedings of the 23rd Tall Timbers Fire Ecology Conference: Fire in Grassland and Shrubland Ecosystems, pp 16-28. Tall Timbers Research Station, Tallahassee, FL.

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February 26, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Fire History, History of Western Landscapes

Lewis, Henry T. In Retrospect, in Blackburn, Thomas C. and Kat Anderson, eds. Before The Wilderness: Environmental Management by Native Californians, pp 389-400. 1993. Malki Press - Ballena Press [here].

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February 25, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Fire History, History of Western Landscapes

Blackburn, Thomas C. and Kat Anderson, eds. Before The Wilderness: Environmental Management by Native Californians. 1993. Malki Press - Ballena Press

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February 24, 2008 | Comments Off | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Williams, Judith. Clam Gardens: Aboriginal Mariculture On Canada’s West Coast. 2006. New Star Books LTD

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January 29, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultivated Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Johannessen, Carl L., William A. Davenport, Artimus Millet, Steven McWilliams (1971). The Vegetation of the Willamette Valley. Annals of the Association of American Geographers 61 (2), 286–302. 1971.

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January 10, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

O’Neill, Brian L. , Thomas J. Connolly, and Dorothy E. Freidel, with contributions by Patricia F. McDowell and Guy L. Prouty. A Holocene Geoarchaeological Record for the Upper Willamette Valley, Oregon: The Long Tom and Chalker Sites. University of Oregon Anthropological Papers 61, Published by the Museum of Natural History and the Department of Anthropology, University of Oregon, Eugene. 2004.

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January 10, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Native Cultures, Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Connolly, Thomas J., with contributions by Joanne M. Mack, Richard E. Hughes, Thomas M. Origer, and Guy L. Prouty. The Standley Site (35D0182): Investigations into the Prehistory of Camas Valley, Southwest Oregon. University of Oregon Anthropological Papers No. 43. Published by the Department of Anthropology and Oregon State Museum of Anthropology University of Oregon, Eugene, October 1991.

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January 10, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Native Cultures, Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Boyd, Robert, editor. Indians, Fire, and the Land in the Pacific Northwest. 1999. Oregon State University Press.

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January 7, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Fire History, Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Thomas M. Bonnicksen, M. Kat Anderson, Henry T. Lewis, Charles E. Kay, and Ruthann Knudson. 1999. Native American influences on the development of forest ecosystems. In: Szaro, R. C.; Johnson, N. C.; Sexton, W. T.; Malk, A. J., eds. Ecological stewardship: A common reference for ecosystem management. Vol. 2. Oxford, UK: Elsevier Science Ltd: 439-470.

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January 4, 2008 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes

Williams, Gerald W. References on the American Indian Use of Fire in Ecosystems. 2003.

Compiled and introduction by Gerald W. Williams, Ph.D. Historical Analyst USDA Forest Service Washington, D.C. June 12, 2003, containing over 1,000 citations to books and papers about anthropogenic fire.

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December 29, 2007 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Fire History

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