The Bushfire Hazards Cooperative Research Centre is an amazing source of research and knowledge about bushfires and natural hazards. The aim of the centre is to be the preferred and trusted source of such information, and they are succeeding.  Their website is full of current and recent research information about all aspects of hazards and emergencies.  All of their work is designed to provide a strong evidence base for emergency services and to build disaster resilience.

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