Overview of published works

publications

The formalised output from the CRC's activities can be found in journals, conference proceedings, reports, and articles. (photo: Google)

End-user driven academic outputs

These publications are available under open access arrangements where possible. Otherwise please contact your institution's library, the authors, or publishers to organise full access.

Latest publications

Year Type Citation
2005 Report McCaw, L. W. & Smith, B. Fire behaviour in 6 year old Eucalyptus Globulus plantation during conditions of extreme fire danger - a case study from south - western Australia. (2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/bluegum-plantation-fire-23-march-2005.pdf>
2005 Report Hennessey, K. et al. Climate change impacts on fire-weather in southeast Australia. 88pp (CSIRO Marine and Atmospheric Research , 2005). at <http://www.cmar.csiro.au/e-print/open/hennessykj_2005b.pdf>
2005 Report Anderson, S. A. J., Anderson, W. R., Hines, F. & Fountain, A. Determination of field sampling methods for the assessment of curing levels in grasslands. (Bushfire CRC, 2005). at <http://www.nzfoa.org.nz/index.php?/File_libraries_resources/Fire/Other_Fire_Research_Publications/Grassland_Curing/Determination_of_field_sampling_methods_for_the_assessment_of_curing_in_grasslands>
2005 Journal Article Keane, R. E. et al. A classification of landscape fire succession models: spatial simulations of fire and vegetation dynamics. Ecological Modelling. 179, Mar-27 (2005).
2005 Journal Article Spessa, A., McBeth, B. & Prentice, C. Relationships among fire frequency, rainfall and vegetation patterns in the wet-dry tropics of northern Australia: an analysis based on NOAA-AVHRR data. Global Ecology and Biogeography 14, 439 - 454 (2005).
2005 Journal Article Parr, C. L., Sinclair, B. J., Andersen, A. N., Gaston, K. J. & Chown, S. L. Constraint and Competition in Assemblages: A Cross‐Continental and Modeling Approach for Ants. The American Naturalist 165, 481 - 494 (2005).
2005 Conference Proceedings McCaw, L. W., Hamilton, T. & rumley, C. Application of fire history records to contemporary management issues in south-west Australian forests. A Forest Conscienceness: Proceedings 6th National Conference of the Australian Forest History Society Inc 555-564 (2005).
2005 Journal Article Andersen, A. N. et al. Fire frequency and biodiversity conservation in Australian tropical savannas: implications from the Kapalga fire experiment. Austral Ecology 155-167 (2005).
2005 Report Blanchi, R. & Leonard, J. E. Investigation of bushfire attack mechanisms resulting in house loss in the ACT bushfire 2003. (Bushfire CRC, 2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/act_bushfire_crc_report.pdf>
2005 Report Johnston, P., Milne, G. J. & Klemitz, D. Overview of bushfire spread simulation systems. (BCRC, 2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/uwa_simulators_overview.pdf>
2005 Report Leonard, J. E. Investigation into the house loss in the ACT bushfires 2003. (2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/bushfire_risk_at_the_rural_urban_interface_-_brisbane_2006.pdf>
2005 Report McLennan, J. & Birch, A. Estimates of the Likely Impact on TFS Operational Volunteer Fire Fighter Numbers of Introducing Mandatory Fitness Standards. (2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/tfs_report_2005_1_agefitness-2.pdf>
2005 Report Reisen, F. & Brown, S. K. Manual of methods and procedures for measuring personal exposures of bushfire firefighters to air toxics. (Bushfire CRC, 2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/milestone_18-2-1_manual.pdf>
2005 Report Blanchi, R. & Leonard, J. E. Investigation into the stringency provided by the draft standard AS 3959. Bushfire CRC Project D1, (Bushfire CRC Project D1, 2005).
2005 Report Gilbert, J. An Evaluation of the Street FireWise Community Education Program in the Blue Mountains, New South Wales. (Bushfire CRC Project C7, 2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/sfw_evaluation_0.pdf>
2005 Report Omodei, M., McLennan, J. & Reynolds, C. Identifying the Causes of Unsafe Firefighting Decisions: A Human Factors Interview Protocol. (2005).
2005 Thesis de Ligt, R. Patterns in the probability of burning with time-since-fire in the greater Sydney region. School of Resources, Environment and Society (2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/cary_sres3008_compressed.pdf>
2005 Conference Paper Hughes, P. & White, N. Living with Bushfire risk: Residents accounts of their bushfire preparedness behaviour. AFAC/Bushfire CRC Conference (2005).
2005 Journal Article Cary, G. J. Research priorities arising from the 2002/2003 bushfire season in south-eastern Australia. . Australian Forestry 68, 104-111 (2005).
2005 Journal Article CSIRO,. Boggy Plain: burning for biological and cultural conservation in northern Australia. (2005). at <http://nla.gov.au/anbd.bib-an000041184322>
2005 Journal Article Blanchi, R., Leonard, J. E. & Leicester, R. Risk Model Basis development. (2005). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/research/downloads/RISK MODEL-(C)-2005-152.pdf>
2005 Journal Article A. Gill, M. & Zylstra, P. Flammability of Australian Forests. Australian Forestry 2, 87-93 (2005).
2005 Journal Article Beatson, R. & McLennan, J. Australia's women volunteer firefighters: A literature review and research agenda. Australian Journal on Volunteering 2, 18-27 (2005).
2004 Report Monaghan, J. Fire Risk in Aboriginal peri-urban landscapes in North Australia. Case studies from western Cape York Peninsula. (Bushfire CRC, 2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/c1_bulletin_1.pdf>
2004 Journal Article Dovers, S., Cary, G. J. & Lindenmayer, D. Fire research and policy priorities: insights from the 2003 national fire forum. 76-84 (2004).
2004 Journal Article Cohen, E., Hughes, P. & White, P. B. Bushfires in the media: A preliminary literature review. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/report-one.pdf>
2004 Report McLennan, J. Recruiting New Rural Fire Service Volunteers: Direct Expenditure Estimates. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/occasional_report3-replacement_estimates.pdf>
2004 Report Paton, D. Promoting Household and Community Preparedness for bushfires: A review of issues that inform the developmnet and delivery of risk communication strategies. (BCRC/UTAS, 2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/risk-communication-summary_w-cover_1.pdf>
2004 Report Omodei, M., Elliott, G. & Walshe, M. Development of Computer Simulated Wildfire Scenarios for the Experimental Investigation of Unsafe Decision Making. (Bushfire CRC Enhancing Safety Project (D2.3), 2004).
2004 Report McLennan, J. Occasional Report Number 2004:1 Exit Interviews and Surveys (EISs) for Volunteers. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/voluteerism_exit_interviews.pdf>
2004 Report McLennan, J. Report Number 3: 2004 Profiles of Australia’s Volunteer Firefighters (revised). (BCRC, 2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/report_3-profile.pdf>
2004 Report McLennan, J. Recruitment and Retention of Volunteers: Rural Fire Services’ Issues and Initiatives. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/jim_mcl-_issues-initiatives_-_july_5.pdf>
2004 Report McLennan, J. Volunteer Data Base Collection and Management for Strategic Planning and Policy Development: A Comparison Across Fire Services. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/jim_mcl-_data_management_-_report_2_2004.pdf>
2004 Report McLennan, J., Birch, A., Acker, F., Beatson, R. & Jamieson, R. Volunteer Recruitment and Retention Issues: A Review of the Literature. (2004). at <http://www.bushfirecrc.com/sites/default/files/managed/resource/report_4_lit_reviewd3.pdf>
2004 Book Chapter Mercer, G. N. & Weber, R. Natural Disturbances in Ecology (Academic Press, 2004).
2004 Book Chapter White, P. B. & Hughes, P. Disaster Resilience: An integrated approach (Paton, D. & Johnston, D.) (2004). at <http://www.ccthomas.com/details.cfm?P_ISBN13=9780398076634>
2004 Book Chapter York, A. & Tarnowski, J. Conservation of Australia’s Forest Faun (Lunney, D.) 845 - 859 (Royal Zoological Society of New South Wales, 2004).
2004 Journal Article Dunn, A. & Milne, G. J. Modelling wildfire Dynamics via Interacting Automata. Lecture Notes in Computer Science 395-404 (2004). at <http://www.csse.uwa.edu.au/ComplexSystems/Literature/ModellingWildfireDynamicsViaIA.pdf>

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