[Offered in odd-numbered years]
|Student Contribution Band:||Band 4|
|Administered by:||Sch of Earth & Environmental Sciences|
This subject will introduce a systematic study of fire in a context relevant to northern Australian savanna environments. Content will include: study of fire as a phenomenon; climatology and meteorology of fire; fire behaviour; modelling fire behaviour; biological implications of fire; historical perspectives on fire and fire regimes; managing fire Indigenous perspectives; managing fire main stream perspectives; fire suppression and mitigation.
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