Bushfire Weather


Subject:
Environment , Wildfires , Fire

Description:
"Australia has a history of severe bushfires. Such tragedies ... [include] the Ash Wednesday fires of February 1983 (71 deaths in Victoria and South Australia), the Tasmanian fires of February 1967 (62 lives ...) and the New South Wales bushfires of 1994." This site provides information about bushfire weather risks, anatomy of a fire danger day, protecting yourself and your home, and related topics. From the Australian Government, Bureau of Meteorology.

Publisher:
Commonwealth of Australia

Language:
English

Source:
http://www.bom.gov.au/inside/services_policy/fire_ag/bushfire/bushfire.htm


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