Research leader

Dr Andrew Dowdy Research Leader
Dr David Jones Research Leader

This research is conducting a needs analysis for the development of seasonal fire forecast products that can be implemented in Victoria. This project aims to calibrate and assess long range Forest Fire Danger Indices (FFDI) forecasting models for use as a seasonal fire forecast product, develop a proof of concept and experimental seasonal fire forecasting products, fuel availability and compare season types.

This research is funded through the Victorian Government’s Safer Together program.