- Human adaptation and plant use in highland New Guinea 49,000 to 44,000 years agoGlenn R Summerhayes
Department of Anthropology, Gender and Sociology, University of Otago, Post Office Box 56, Dunedin, New Zealand
Science 330:78-81. 2010..The sites also contain stone tools thought to be used to remove trees, which suggests that the early inhabitants cleared forest patches to promote the growth of useful plants...
- Earliest Pottery on New Guinea Mainland Reveals Austronesian Influences in Highland Environments 3000 Years AgoDylan Gaffney
Department of Anthropology and Archaeology, University of Otago, Dunedin, 9054, New Zealand
PLoS ONE 10:e0134497. 2015..Such occupation also occurs at the same time that changes have been identified in subsistence strategies in the archaeological record at Kuk Swamp suggesting a possible link between the two. ..