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Land Management Practices Associated with House Loss in Wildfires

  • Philip Gibbons mail,

    Philip.Gibbons@anu.edu.au

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Linda van Bommel,

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • A. Malcolm Gill,

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Geoffrey J. Cary,

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Don A. Driscoll,

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Ross A. Bradstock,

    Affiliation: Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

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  • Emma Knight,

    Affiliation: Centre for Mathematics and its Applications, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Max A. Moritz,

    Affiliation: Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • Scott L. Stephens,

    Affiliation: Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

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  • David B. Lindenmayer

    Affiliation: The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

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  • Published: January 18, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0029212

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Posted by PLoS_ONE_Group on 20 Jan 2012 at 19:03 GMT

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Publication: ABC News Australia
Title: “Clearing reduces risk of bushfire threat: study -- News in Science (ABC Science)”
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Publication: ABC News Australia
Title: “AM - Prescribed burns and logging won't protect homes in bushfires 19/01/2012”
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Title: “Clearing vegetation in bushfire prone areas....how much is enough? - ABC South Australia - Australian Broadcasting Corporation (ABC)”
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Publication: Sydney Morning Herald
Title: “Study sheds doubt on prescribed burns”
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Publication: Sydney Morning Herald
Title: “Fuelling rational debate”
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Publication: Summit County Citizens Voice
Title: “Study of devastating Australian bushfire reinforces the importance of clearing defensible spaces around homes « Summit County Citizens Voice”
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Publication: Australian Geographic
Title: “Black Saturday bushfire study reveals how stay safe victoria kinglake - Australian Geographic”
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Publication: Canberra Times
Title: “Clearing vegetation a better aid to fire control - Local News - News - General - The Canberra Times”
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Publication: The Australian
Title: “Cleared gardens 'best fire defence': paper | The Australian”
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Publication: News.com.au
Title: “Learn Black Saturday lessons, experts warn | News.com.au”
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Publication: News.com.au
Title: “Clear more to cut fire risk: Study | News.com.au”
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Publication: The Age
Title: “Big burns offer poor bushfire defence: academic”
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Publication: Eureka Alert
Title: “Black Saturday provides bushfire answers”
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RE: Media Coverage of This Article

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