We won't burn our way out of the wildfire problem

By Phil Zylstra and David Lindenmayer
May 17 2024 - 5:30am

The past few months have seen vast parts of the mountains around Canberra and reserves within the city bathed in smoke from large-scale prescribed burns (or hazard reduction burns). A similar scene has characterised other cities and regional cities around southern Australia including Sydney and Melbourne.

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