Author
Stolzenburg, William
Title
New Views of Ancient Times
Series
Nature Conservancy, V.44, #5, Sept/Oct 1994, p.10
Publisher
Nature Conservancy
City
Arlington, VA
Date
1994
Original Date
Libraries
LOW
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"'We talk about wilderness areas as if they represent a baseline,' says David Burney, a paleoecologist at Fordham University in New York. 'But in fact virtually everything we see has been altered by humans for thousands of years..'" Discussed the role of man-made fire in the development of the great plains.