A collaborative agenda for archaeology and fire science

TitleA collaborative agenda for archaeology and fire science
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2022
AuthorsSnitker, G, Roos, CI, Sullivan, III, AP, S. Maezumi, Y, Bird, DW, Coughlan, MR, Derr, KM, Gassaway, L, Klimaszewski-Patterson, A, Loehman, RA
JournalNature Ecology & Evolution
Date Published05/2022
Keywordsarchaeology, fire science, research frameworks, technical reports and journal articles

Humans have influenced global fire activity for millennia and will continue to do so into the future. Given the long-term interaction between humans and fire, we propose a collaborative research agenda linking archaeology and fire science that emphasizes the socioecological histories and consequences of anthropogenic fire in the development of fire management strategies today.