HAS 20TH CENTURY WARMING CHANGED SOUTHEASTERN AUSTRALIA'S FIRE REGIMES?

Grant number: DP120104322 | Funding period: 2012 - 2016

Completed

Abstract

This project will reconstruct extreme fire seasons and fire events for the past 500 years in three temperate regions of southeastern Australia. This baseline information will extend our historic records of fire, quantify the controls on fire in our landscapes and place recent catastrophic fire events in historical context.

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