Fuel loads key problem for WA fires

Opinion piece 11/01/2016 While we take stock of the fire inferno that wiped out Yarloop, surrounding properties, infrastructure and tragically claimed two lives, the inevitable question is being asked 'how did this fire get away like this? and it is a very good question. This fire started in Lane Poole National Park, where fuel loads...
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On the 16th of September Forest Industries Federation of Western Australia celebrated its 120th birthday at our annual industry dinner at Crown Perth. We were joined on the night by the Australian Forest Products Association and their Members who held their chamber meetings in Perth to coincide with the dinner. We were privileged to be joined...
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