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Resolving future fire management conflicts using multicriteria decision making

Driscoll, Don; Bode, Michael; Bradstock, Ross A.; Keith, David A.; Penman, T.D.; Price, O.

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Management strategies to reduce the risks to human life and property from wildfire commonly involve burning native vegetation. However, planned burning can conflict with other societal objectives such as human health and biodiversity conservation. These conflicts are likely to intensify as fire regimes change under future climates and as growing human populations encroach farther into fire-prone ecosystems. Decisions about managing fire risks are therefore complex and warrant more sophisticated...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Research Publications
Date published: 2016
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/103550
Source: Conservation Biology
DOI: 10.1111/cobi.12580

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