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Research is modelling the potential impact of disasters beyond our experience

Research is modelling the potential impact of disasters beyond our experience
Research is modelling the potential impact of disasters beyond our experience
The new-look Disaster Resilience Knowledge Hub from the Australian Institute for Disaster Resilience will feature a selection of key Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research.
Firefighters training for a structure fire.
The next round of funding is available for the CRC’s Tactical Research Fund, established to support short-duration research projects to meet the near term needs of Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC partners.
The Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC is set to commence five new short-term research projects as part of the CRC Tactical Research Fund.
Workshop participants at the OCEANIA Ecosystem Services forum, Brisbane
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research has been presented at an ecosytems and indigenous wellbeing conference in Brisbane recently.
A very large debris flow near Licola (East Gippsland, Victoria) after 2007 bushfires.
Heavy rain in areas burnt by bushfire can mobilise massive volumes of sediments and nutrients into rivers and water reservoirs, threatening the quality and supply of water to Australia’s capital and regional cities and...
AJEM cover April 2017
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC science is a feature of the April edition of the Australian Journal of Emergency Management, released this week.
Floods can cause severe damage to bridges, roads and other infrastructure. Credit: Dana Fairhead.
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC PhD student Maryam Nasim has been awarded the Austroads Young Engineer Best Paper Award at the Austroards Bridge Conference 2017.
Clarence River, Grafton, NSW
This is the April 2017 newsletter from the Scientific diversity, scientific uncertainty and risk mitigation policy and planning project (RMPP), with updates for project end-users.
Dr Gavin Smith addresses the 2016 Research Forum.
Science and the latest learnings from across emergency management will feature at AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, the annual Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC and AFAC conference.
The UN World Conference on Disaster Risk Reduction in Sendai, Japan.
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC partner Geoscience Australia is co-hosting a pre-conference workshop at the upcoming Global Platform for Disaster Risk Reduction in Cancun, Mexico on 23 May 2017.
Adelaide floods
CRC research is informing community flood warning campaigns, emergency services training and national policy initiatives.

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30 Nov Gold Coast Bulletin Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov In Daily Bushfire threat upgraded for southern Australia
30 Nov The Age Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
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 Beef Central Fire risk warning upgraded after spring rain boosts fuel loads
30 Nov Ballarat Courier Making hay before the sun shines too much
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
30 Nov why4news.com Sydney weather heats up as summer brings heatwaves and out-of-control bushfires
30 Nov Geelong Advertiser Geelong cool for first day of summer, but warm 30C weather on the horizon
30 Nov The Mercury Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer
30 Nov SBS Bushfire threat upgraded for southern Aust
30 Nov Brisbane Times Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov Gold Coast Bulletin Geelong cool for first day of summer, but warm 30C weather on the horizon
30 Nov ABC Victoria Victoria's bushfire threat high with hot, dry summer to come
30 Nov Canberra Times Get ready for summer: experts share tips on avoiding potentially fatal hazards
30 Nov Perth Now Heatwaves and bushfires to be feature of a hot and dry summer

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