Update on the Threat to Tasmania’s Iconic Gondwanan Vegetation


28 January 2019 Fire Centre Director Prof. David Bowman speaks with ABC Hobart’s Ryk Goddard to give an update on the wilderness fires and the status of fire sensitive vegetation in Tasmania’s alpine areas given the current threat from out of control wildfires. While sensitive vegetation remains mostly in-tact there are some important conversations that need to be had about wilderness management in the face of climate change.


Photo: James Furlaud


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