Fire risk despite La Nina potential
Hear the latest from the CRC with a revised southern bushfire outlook, a wrap up of the Research Advisory Forum and a focus on demonstrating outcomes from the research.
An updated Southern Australia Seasonal Bushfire Outlook has been released due to drier and warmer than average conditions since autumn 2017.
Hazard Note 42 covers PhD research by Dr Veronique Florec on the level of investment in prescribed burning in the south west of Western Australia.
Hazard Note 41 covers research into disaster policy reform, suggesting the trial of restorative practices as a powerful alternative to adversarial post-event inquiries.
This is the October 2017 newsletter from the Scientific diversity, scientific uncertainty and risk mitigation policy and planning project (RMPP), with updates for project end-users.
Many peer-reviewed papers from the AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ Research Forum have been published in a special edition of the Australian Journal of Emergency Management.
CRC end-user partners, researchers and PhD students from across the country gathered in Melbourne last week for the Research Advisory Forum. The two day event featured project updates from half the research projects in the CRC program, alongside focused discussions on utilisation and the next steps in the research.
My first two months at the CRC have been a great opportunity to explore our research portfolio and to meet and discuss our projects with researchers and end-users.