Dryness thresholds for fire occurrence vary by forest type along an aridity gradient: evidence from Southern Australia
Thomas J Duff, Jane G Cawson, Sarah Harris
Landscape Ecology | SPRINGER | Published : 2018
This work was undertaken as part of the project 'Flammability of Tall Mist Forests' which was funded via the Victorian Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning (DELWP) and the Bushfire Climatology Project funded by DELWP and managed and administered by the Bushfire and Natural Hazards Cooperative Research Centre. Data were sourced from the Victorian Government data repository and the Department of Environment, Land, Water and Planning. We gratefully acknowledge the contribution of Miguel Cruz and Trent Penman in improving this manuscript, as well as the contribution of our anonymous referees.