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, 2023 | Comments Off | Topic:  Cultural 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, 2024 | 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, 2024 | 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, 2024 | 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, 2024 | 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, 2024 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes

Carloni, Ken. The Ecological Legacy of Indian Burning Practices in Southwestern Oregon. 2005. Doctoral dissertation, Oregon State Univ.

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December 26, 2023 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Fire History, Cultural Landscapes

Stewart, Omer C.  Forgotten Fires — Native Americans and the Transient Wilderness. Edited and with Introductions by Henry T. Lewis and M. Kat Anderson. 2002. University of Oklahoma Press.

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December 7, 2023 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes, History of Western Landscapes

Mann, Charles C. 1491: New Revelations of the Americas Before Columbus. 2005. Alfred E. Knopf.

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December 2, 2023 | Comments Off | Topic:  Cultivated Landscapes, Cultural Landscapes

Bonnicksen, Thomas M., Professor Emeritus of Forest Science at Texas A&M University, Visiting Scholar at The Forest Foundation, recipient of the Bush Excellence in Public Service Award for Texas A&M University Faculty. 2000. John Wiley and Sons.

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November 11, 2023 | Leave a Comment | Topic:  Cultural Landscapes

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