Article Correctness Is Author's Responsibility: Native American Burning Key to Rare Oak Savannas

Newswise imageIn a recent article in Annals of the American Association of Geographers, geographers from the State University of New York (SUNY) found that Native American land use--in particular, the use of fire--was critical in shaping the distribution of oak savannas in Western New York at the end of the 1700s.