Be prepared: climate change and the Queensland bushfire threat

Lesley Hughes, David Alexander

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    Abstract

    Climate change is increasing the risk of bushfires in Queensland, our new report has found.

    While damaging bushfires are less common in Queensland than other states in Australia, climate change is driving an increase in extreme heat in Queensland, leading to higher bushfire risk.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationSydney
    PublisherClimate Council of Australia
    Commissioning bodyClimate Council of Australia
    Number of pages14
    ISBN (Electronic)9781925573015
    ISBN (Print)9781925573008
    Publication statusPublished - 2016

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    Copyright Climate Council of Australia Ltd 2016. Version archived for private and non-commercial use with the permission of the author/s and according to publisher conditions. For further rights please contact the publisher.

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