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communities

Communities refers to groups of people living in the same place, who share particular characteristics or endeavours.

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Australia's future national heatwave forecast and warning service: operational considerations. Biblio PDF icon save (1.17 MB) communities, fire, heat transfer
Out of uniform: building community resilience through non-traditional emergency volunteering: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (480.75 KB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Advancing public health in the context of natural hazards: normalising preparedness within a framework of adapted protection motivation theory Biblio communities, preparedness, vulnerability
Predictors of south-eastern Australian householders’ strengths of intentions to self-evacuate if a wildfire threatens: two theoretical models Biblio communication, communities, warnings
Assessing the potential, application, and implications of volunteered geographic information in disaster risk reduction Biblio communities, local knowledge, volunteering
Examining bushfire policy in action: Preparedness and behaviour in the 2009 Black Saturday fires Biblio PDF icon save (438.46 KB), PDF icon save (513.82 KB) communities, fire, policy
"We've got trouble getting around but we're still alright": disability identities and the implications for bushfire planning - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (275.84 KB) communication, communities, planning
Harnessing the capacities of spontaneous volunteers: application and adaptation of the Queensland model Biblio PDF icon save (177.09 KB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Capturing community members' bushfire experiences: interviews with residents following the 12 January 2014 Parkerville (WA) fire Biblio PDF icon save (1.96 MB) communication, communities, decision making
Assessing the application and value of participatory mapping for community bushfire preparation Biblio communities, emergency management, local knowledge
Urbanisation pressures and flood risk: Gawler River catchment and regional development Biblio PDF icon save (6.37 MB) communities, decision making, flood
Increasing residents' preparedness and planning for natural hazards: annual project report 2016-17 Biblio PDF icon save (894.56 KB) communication, communities, preparedness
Improving the role of hazard communications in increasing residents’ preparedness and response planning: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (282.61 KB) communication, communities, preparedness
Briefing paper: A proposed framework to assess strategies for engaging non-traditional emergency volunteers Biblio PDF icon save (1.29 MB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Animal ownership among vulnerable populations in regional South Australia: implications for natural disaster preparedness and resilience Biblio animals, communities, vulnerability
Community Understanding and Awareness of Bushfire Safety: October 2013 Bushfires - Part 2 Biblio PDF icon save (1.76 MB) communication, communities, warnings
Australian householders’ psychological preparedness for potential natural hazard threats: An exploration of contributing factors Biblio communities, emergency management, fire
Did Harvey learn from Katrina? Initial observations of the response to companion animals during Hurricane Harvey Biblio animals, communities, cyclone
Using participatory mapping to harness local knowledge and increase community connectedness in bushfire preparation Biblio PDF icon save (220.02 KB) communication, communities, risk management
Empowering remote Indigenous communities in natural disaster prone northern Australia Biblio communities, indigenous communities, resilience
Fire, water and everyday life: Bushfire and household defence in a changing climate Biblio communities, fire, vulnerability
Heatwaves in New South Wales: how are residents and businesses coping? Biblio PDF icon save (381.41 KB) communities, resilience, severe weather
Capturing community experiences in the 2015 Sampson Flat fire Biblio PDF icon save (2.4 MB) communication, communities, fire impacts
Community Understanding and Awareness of Bushfire Safety: October 2013 Bushfires - Overview Biblio PDF icon save (239.6 KB) communication, communities, warnings
Shared responsibility: the who, what and how Biblio communities, governance, policy
Improved predictions of severe weather to reduce community risk Biblio PDF icon save (5.46 MB) communities, modelling, severe weather
Building Resilient Remote Communities in Northern Australia Annual Report 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (732.25 KB) communities, indigenous communities, local knowledge
Societal influences on earthquake information meaning-making and household preparedness Biblio communities, earthquake, preparedness
Community Understanding of Tsunami Risk and Warnings Systems in Australia Biblio PDF icon save (1.23 MB) communities, tsunami, warnings
Acknowledging local sociality in disaster recovery: a longitudinal, qualitative study Biblio communities, emergency management, multi-hazard
Animal emergency management in South Australia: a case study of the Sampson Flat bushfire Biblio animals, communities, emergency management
Reducing bushfire risk to vulnerable community members through health and community services agencies – business continuity approach Biblio PDF icon save (687.64 KB) communities, emergency management, fire
Cultural worldviews and natural hazard risk perception: a pilot study of Australian adults Biblio PDF icon save (510.6 KB) communication, communities, resilience
Social Media, Crisis Communication and Community-led Response and Recovery: An Australian Case Study Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (532.41 KB) communication, communities
Bushfire survival preparations by householders in at-risk areas of south-eastern Australia Biblio communities, fire, planning
Development and preliminary validation of the Constructive and Unconstructive Worry Questionnaire: A measure of individual differences in constructive versus unconstructive worry. Biblio communication, communities, preparedness
Child Health and Survival in a Changing Climate: Vulnerability, Mitigation, and Adaptation Biblio child-centred, communities, risk management
Long-term solutions to improve emergency management services in remote communities in northern Australia Biblio communities, emergency management, Northern Australia
Community adaptation to cope with disaster related road structure failure Biblio PDF icon save (399.28 KB) communities, multi-hazard, resilience
Predicting delay in residents’ decisions on defending v. evacuating through antecedents of decision avoidance Biblio communication, communities, preparedness

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