The HighFire Risk Project
Jason Sharples, University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy;
Rick McRae, ACT Emergency Services Agency;
Rod Weber, University of New South Wales at the Australian Defence Force Academy.
To all Austral firefighters...
|REPORT||An end-user oriented report on our research findings.|
|MAPS||A series of maps of the high country showing terrain patterns that contribute to some of the critical processes that have been identified by our research.|
|PAPERS||A series of technical papers arising from our research into critical processes that have been identified by our research.|
|TOOLS||A series of training and awareness products developed (or being developed) to aid in the operational use of the research.|
|RESOURCES||A series of resources to aid in the application of the research.|
This is draft but essential material, and is not yet authorised.
|A series of resources to aid in training field crews to use the research.|
It is pitched at general, operational and expert users.
|2011 FIRE WEATHER & RISK WORKSHOP||HFR is pleased to be able to host the web content for this workshop.|
|LONG-TERM RECOVERY AFTER A WILDFIRE ON THE URBAN EDGE||A long-term time series of photographs after a hot wildfire on Black Mountain in the centre of Canberra, 14th February, 1991. The results may surprise you!|
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PROJECT BACKGROUNDThe project was started by the Bushfire CRC:
BUSHFIRE COOPERATIVE RESEARCH CENTRE
|PROGRAM B - Management of Prescribed and Wild fires in the Landscape|
|Project B6 - The HighFire Project: Underpinning Evidence-Based Policy for Fire Regimes|
Risk Project: Rick McRae - Emergency Services Agency ACT, & Rodney Weber - University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy.
Research Fellow: Jason Sharples - University of New South Wales, Australian Defence Force Academy.