Climate change is reducing hazard reduction burning window: CSIRO

Jamieson Murphy
By Jamieson Murphy
February 12 2020 - 2:30am
CLOSING WINDOW: There are less opportunities to do hazard reduction burns and climate change is a factor. Photo: Sitthixay Ditthavong

THE ability of firefighters to carry out hazard reduction burns has been restricted due to climate change, Australia's leading science agency says.


Jamieson Murphy

Jamieson Murphy

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