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The call for abstracts for AFAC18 powered by INTERSCHUTZ, the CRC's annual conference with AFAC, is now open. All CRC projects are expected to submit an abstract, with the conference being a major avenue to the fire, land management and emergency services industry.
Dr Andrew Edwards (left) measures the diameter of a tree killed by the fire, while Grigorijs Goldbergs (right) records the data.
This is the November 2017 newsletter from the suite of projects based in northern Australia, with updates for project end-users.
PhD researcher Korah Parackal talks about his research at a cyclone awareness day in Townsville.
Bushfire and Natural Hazards CRC researchers have been briefing community members and emergency services on cyclones and the latest engineering research underway.
Post fire field work
New journal articles and reports on CRC research are available online.
PhD researcher Bryan Hally won best paper at a remote sensing conference in India.
CRC research on mapping fires and vegetation has won several awards recently.
Dean Freeman, Jackson Taylor-Grant and Tim Neale talking about the project at AFAC17. Photo: Adam Leavesley
This is the October 2017 newsletter from the Hazards, culture and Indigenous communities project, with updates for project end-users.
Gamba grass burn
This is the October 2017 newsletter from the Scientific diversity, scientific uncertainty and risk mitigation policy and planning project (RMPP), with updates for project end-users.
AJEM cover October 2017
Many peer-reviewed papers from the AFAC17 powered by INTERSCHUTZ Research Forum have been published in a special edition of the Australian Journal of Emergency Management.
Dr Marta Yebra at the October 2017 Research Advisory Forum.
CRC end-user partners, researchers and PhD students from across the country gathered in Melbourne last week for the Research Advisory Forum. The two day event featured project updates from half the research projects in...
New journal articles and reports on CRC research are available online.
If you're a CRC PhD student or early career researcher, you can win a great cash prize through the CRC Association’s Early Career Researcher Showcase, sponsored by CQUniversity.

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05 Dec The Conversation You should never drive into floodwater – some roads are more deadly than others
30 Nov The Age Melbourne weather: Victoria on alert for worst floods in over 20 years
30 Nov Timberbiz Victoria prepare for a deadly fire season
30 Nov phys.org Study uncovers economic impact of natural disasters
28 Nov Deakin Media Releases Deakin research shows economic impact of natural disasters in Australia
27 Nov Insurance News No respite for southern regions on fire risk
26 Nov Perth Now Perth and South West on track for hottest November on record
23 Nov Herald Sun Bureau of Meteorology puts Australia on alert for a ‘rare’ form of La Nina
23 Nov The Western Star Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov Townsville Bulletin Bureau of Meteorology puts Australia on alert for a ‘rare’ form of La Nina
23 Nov Stanthorpe Border Post Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov Eco News Australia’s bushfire danger rises on prediction of hot summer
23 Nov suratbasin.com.au Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov The Mercury Bureau of Meteorology puts Australia on alert for a ‘rare’ form of La Nina
23 Nov The Daily Examiner Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov News Mail Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov Whitsunday Times Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov The Morning Bulletin Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov Ballina Shire Advocate Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer
23 Nov Noosa News Rare La Nina weather event could ruin summer

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