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Fire is the product of a chemical reaction between fuel, oxygen and heat. Heat is necessary to start the reaction and once ignited, fire produces its own heat and becomes self-supporting.

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"I think I'm going to be frightened out of my wits" psychological preparedness and vulnerability: insights from the Sampson Flat fire Biblio save (196.54 KB) fire, resilience, vulnerability
"I’m going to be frightened out of my wits": Insights on psychological preparedness from the Sampson Flat fire - Danielle Every Resource save (970.63 KB) communication, communities, fire
"Should I Stay or Should I Go?" Presentation Resource save (2.08 MB) communication, fire
2009 Black Saturday and other large fire events - moisture content project Project fire, fire weather, soil moisture
25 years of rural fire research in New Zealand Blog fire, prescribed burning
7 February – lessons from two historic fires News communities, fire, fire impacts
A Broad-Area Method for the Diurnal Characterisation of Upwelling Medium Wave Infrared Radiation Biblio save (3.37 MB) fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
A bushfire evacuation planning service utilising multiple simulation systems Resource save (1.45 MB) fire, planning, risk analysis
A bushfire evacuation planning service utilising multiple simulation systems - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio save (292.86 KB) fire, planning
A great opportunity to network with colleagues Blog fire, fuel reduction
A model-data fusion framework for estimating fuel properties, vegetation growth, carbon storage and the water balance at hillslope scale Biblio save (2.69 MB) fire, modelling
A radiative transfer model-based method for the estimation of grassland aboveground biomass Biblio fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
A theoretical framework for negotiating the path of emergency management multi-agency coordination Biblio emergency management, fire
Above average bushfire threat for Goldfields Midland region this summer Press Clipping fire, fire weather, forecasting
Air permeability of the litter layer in temperate forests of south-east Australia Resource save (1.18 MB) fire, prescribed burning
All Research to Drive Change resources accessible News communication, communities, fire
An Assessment of Pre- and Post Fire Near Surface Fuel Hazard in an Australian Dry Sclerophyll Forest Using Point Cloud Data Captured Using a Terrestrial Laser Scanner Biblio save (5.04 MB) fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
An Emprical Model for Assessing Daily Bushfire Community Smoke Exposure Over Large Geographic Areas Resource save (508.5 KB) exposure, fire
An evaluation of youth justice conferencing for youth misuse of fire Resource save (472.5 KB) child-centred, fire
An investigation of the dynamics of fire-fire interactions using a coupled fire-atmosphere model Project fire, modelling
An optimization model for aggregation of prescribed burn units Biblio fire, fuel reduction
Analysis of RapidEye imagery to map fire severity and ground truthing Project fire, risk analysis
Ardity index as a predictor of the hydrogeomorphic response of burnt landscapes Project fire, fuel reduction, land management
Area Fire Management Groups Project Resource save (982.39 KB) emergency management, fire
Assessing Metrics for Estimating Fire Induced Change in the Forest Understorey Structure Using Terrestrial Laser Scanning Biblio save (9.28 MB) fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
Assessing the utility of the TET-1 hotspot detection and characterization algorithm for determining wildfire size and temperature Biblio fire, fire impacts, remote sensing
Assessment and calibration of fuel moisture sensors Project fire, prescribed burning
Attribution of active fire using simulated fire landscapes Project fire
Australia facing 'above normal' bushfire season Press Clipping fire, fire weather
Australia prepares for 'dangerous' bushfire season Press Clipping decision making, fire, fire weather
Australian bushfire outlook 2014 - 15 Press Clipping fire, fire weather
Average but prolonged fire season predicted for Northern Territory Press Clipping fire, forecasting, Northern Australia
Billy Haworth - volunteered geographic information, community engagement & bushfire preparation in Tasmania Resource save (0 bytes) communication, communities, fire
Biogeographical variation in the potential effectiveness of prescribed fire in south-eastern Australia Biblio fire, prescribed burning, risk management
Black Tuesday - 1967 Tasmania bushfires Resource save (0 bytes) communities, fire, fire impacts
Building at the interface Resource save (6.7 MB) fire, fire impacts
Building bushfire predictive services capability Resource save (9.97 MB) fire, fire weather, modelling
Building bushfire predictive services capability - Simon Heemstra Resource save (0 bytes) fire, fire impacts, modelling
Building Community Resilience in Northern Australia Resource save (2.2 MB) communities, fire, resilience
Building relationships and the three P's of research utilisation News save (951.02 KB) child-centred, education, fire


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