For further reading

 

Note: This article is a sidebar to this issue's feature story: Raising a ranch from the dead

Fire in America: A Cultural History of Wildland and Rural Fire, by Stephen J. Pyne, Princeton University Press, 1982.

World Fire, by Stephen J. Pyne, Holt and Co., 1995

New Mexico Vegetation: Past, Present and Future, William A. Dick-Peddie, University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque, 1993.

Viewpoint: Western juniper expansion: Is it a threat to arid northwestern ecosystems? A. Joy Belsky, Journal of Range Management, 49:53-59, Jan. 1996.

Influence of History and Climate on New Mexico Pinon-Juniper Woodlands, Julio L. Betancourt, Elizabeth A. Pierson, Kate Aasen Rylander, James A. Fairchild-Parks and Jeffrey S. Dean, in Managing Pinon-Juniper Ecosystems for Sustainability and Social Needs; proceedings of the symposium April 26-30, 1993; Santa Fe, N.M.

Gen. Tech. Rep. RM-236, Fort Collins, CO: USDA Forest Service.

Desired Future Conditions for Pinon-Juniper Systems, Aug. 8-12, 1994; Flagstaff, Ariz. USFS, General Technical Report RM-258.

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