Climate change and the Victorian bushfire threat

update 2017

Lesley Hughes, David Alexander

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Abstract

Victoria is on the brink of an extreme bushfire season as climate change continues to intensify bushfire risk, our new report reveals.

The economic toll of Victoria’s bushfires is projected to more than double by 2050, with the state bearing the brunt of Australia’s economic losses from bushfires, the report finds.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationSydney
PublisherClimate Council of Australia
Commissioning bodyClimate Council of Australia
Number of pages36
ISBN (Electronic)9781925573077
ISBN (Print)9781925573060
Publication statusPublished - 2017

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    Hughes, L., & Alexander, D. (2017). Climate change and the Victorian bushfire threat: update 2017. Sydney: Climate Council of Australia.