At the time of Māori settlement, ca. 750 years ago, New Zealand's ecosystems experienced catastrophic change, including the introduction of fire to ignition-limited ecosystems and the resulting widespread loss of forest. While high-resolution...
Fire and Archaeology
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Explaining fire-driven landscape transformation during the initial burning period of New Zealand's prehistory
Person: Perry, Wilmshurst, McGlone, McWethy, Whitlock
From Wildland Fire Management Recommendations ... 'The protection of cultural resources during wildland fire is more challenging than for a prescribed burn. Treatment options available to mitigate the direct impacts from wildland fire include use...
Person: Ryan, Jones, Koerner, Lee, Timmons, DeBano, Ryan