Preparing ... for what? Developing multi-dimensional measures of community wildfire preparedness for researchers, practitioners and households
Patrick D Dunlop, Ilona M McNeill, Jessica L Boylan, David L Morrison, Timothy C Skinner
International Journal of Wildland Fire | CSIRO PUBLISHING | Published : 2014
This work was supported by an Australian Bushfire Cooperative Research Centre grant on communications to residents in wildfire-prone areas that was awarded to the authors. None of the conclusions expressed here necessarily reflect views other than those of the authors. We thank personnel from the Australasian Fire and Emergency Services Authority Council (AFAC), particularly Robert Llewellyn and Damien Killalea for facilitating the workshop in which this research was embedded. We would also like to thank Dr Raoul Oehman, Mr Huw Flatau-Harrison, Mrs Yinghui Cao and Dr Bryan Boruff, for their assistance during the data collection process. Finally, we acknowledge the anonymous reviewers and Associate Editor for their helpful comments and suggestions.