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Melbourne during a storm in 2010. Photo: Ben Houdijk (CC-by-nc-nd-2.0)

Warnings that save lives

Australian lives are being saved by Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC research, which was recognised with the Cooperative Research Centres Association’s premier award for Excellence in Innovation 2019. The research is shaping warnings and public information campaigns to prepare and protect communities threatened by flood, bushfire, cyclone, storm, heatwave and other natural hazards.

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18 Nov 2020
Workforce 2030 | Northern Australia Research...
indigenous communities, local knowledge
24 Apr 2019
Why do you value diversity & inclusion -...
diversity and inclusion, emergency management
30 Apr 2019
Why diversity and inclusion is important in...
capability, diversity and inclusion
16 Nov 2020
When is water on the roads dangerous? –...
communication, flood
27 Feb 2019
Webinar - Emergency volunteering 2030 by Dr...
emergency management, volunteering
30 May 2019
Warnings that save lives
23 Feb 2021
Video course introduction | Economics of natural...
economics, mitigation
15 Sep 2015
Vicky Aerts - The effect of smoke from prescribed...
environments, exposure
02 Jul 2015
Using realistic disaster scenario analysis
emergency management, modelling
02 Mar 2021
Using economics to estimate losses from natural...
economics, mitigation
06 Apr 2018
Urban planning for natural hazard mitigation -...
emergency management, mitigation
29 Oct 2014
Understanding behavioural responses to earthquake
earthquake, risk management
23 Feb 2021
Types of economic analyses | Economics of natural...
economics, mitigation
28 Oct 2016
Tim Ramm - Making better long-term coastal...
coastal, decision making
06 Dec 2015
The science and modelling of hazards #AFAC15
modelling, multi-hazard
18 Nov 2020
The Savanna Monitoring and Evaluation Framework...
indigenous communities, local knowledge
02 Jul 2020
The PyrcoCb Firepower Threshold (PFT): a tool for...
fire weather, severe weather
22 Jan 2021
The Inquiries and Reviews database - what's...
governance, planning
13 Dec 2018
The development of a pyrocumulonimbus prediction...
communities, fire
24 Jan 2018
The Day the Flames Came: Dwellingup 1961
fire, fire impacts