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Adelaide floods

Adelaide floods
This research is informing education campaigns for flood safety. Photo: South Australia State Emergency Service
CRC research is informing community flood warning campaigns, emergency services training and national policy initiatives.
Damage to a house at Airlie Beach following Cyclone Debbie. Photo: Cyclone Testing Station
The damage caused by Tropical Cyclone Debbie in Queensland’s Whitsunday region has been investigated by a team of CRC researchers.
New journal articles and reports on CRC research are available online.
Postgraduate students at the workshop before the Perth Research Advisory Forum
More than 120 people participated in the Research Advisory Forum in Perth in April.
Emergency workers responding to a call.
For the first time, research will investigate the mental health and wellbeing of Australia's emergency service staff and volunteers.
Water over road. Flickr/Rex Boggs/CC
Consider applying for our Quick Response Fund to help your research after Cyclone Debbie and the associated flooding.
St Andrews prescribed burn
Research is improving the accuracy of vegetation monitoring for flammability through the development of a beta smartphone application. Fuels3D will allow land managers to rapidly collect imagery in the field to...
Dr Marta Yebra conducting a grassland fire experiment. Photo: Carolina Luiz
CRC researcher Dr Marta Yebra has taken out the prestigious Max Day Environmental Science Fellowship Award.
Sampson Flat fire, cows
Insights from South Australian farmers are needed to inform research which will help people make safer response choices in bushfires.
An exciting new direction of natural hazards research in Australia is set to begin, with seven new Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC projects beginning in July. These new projects, covering coastal management, emergency...
Research Advisory Forum 2014 at the National Wine Centre, Adelaide.
Register now for the Research Driving Change - Showcase 2017. This event marks a milestone in the life of the Bushire and Natural Hazards CRC - the half way point in our cycle and a chance to review achievements and...

News archives

In the media

02 Dec Insurance and risk Australia underinsured against bushfires
02 Dec Insurance Business ICA, fire services warn against bushfire underinsurance
01 Dec New Zealand Herald Aussie warned of bush fires and heatwaves this summer
01 Dec The Guardian Australia braces for extreme weather as summer gets off to sweltering start
01 Dec The Sydney Morning Herald Sizzling week ahead as Canberra enters warmer than average summer with higher fire risk
01 Dec Geelong Advertiser Queensland weather: Locals warned to prepare for the worst ahead of forecast weekend heatwave
01 Dec news.com.au Queensland weather: Locals warned to prepare for the worst ahead of forecast weekend heatwave
01 Dec The Australian Soggy soil means we’re in for a summer sauna
01 Dec Herald Sun Record winter rainfall could lead to a horror summer of scorching temperatures and bushfires
30 Nov Gold Coast Bulletin Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov The Age Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov In Daily Bushfire threat upgraded for southern Australia
30 Nov Herald Sun Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov Wimmera Mail-Times Wimmera prepares for an above average bushfire season
30 Nov Ballarat Courier Making hay before the sun shines too much
30 Nov Beef Central Fire risk warning upgraded after spring rain boosts fuel loads
30 Nov The Ararat Advertiser Wimmera harvest and fire season to conincide
30 Nov Hepburn Advocate Making hay before the sun shines too much
30 Nov thisismoney.co.uk Get ready for the hottest summer EVER: Sydney to be HIT by heatwaves and bushfires with a sweltering start to December
30 Nov The Courier Mail Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer

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