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Fire and Healthy Landscapes: NCC's Bushfire Conference 4-5 June

Thursday, 16th May 2013

Fire and Healthy Landscapes: NCC's Bushfire Conference 4-5 June

The NCC Bushfire Conference titled Fire and healthy landscapes: resilient environment, resilient people will be held at the NSW Teachers Federation Conference Centre at Surry Hills on the 4-5 June 2013.

The Conference Program offers an exciting range of new scientific research, policy updates and on ground management issues and success stories. This year the Conference format will include speed talks - four minute talks intended for people wishing to: introduce a new concept, present some interim results, or share an on ground success story. Oral papers and posters will also be presented. 

There will be four symposia on the following themes:

1. Resilience (environmental, social and cultural) – What is it? How do we achieve it?

2. Good fire vs. bad fire – Managing fire to meet desirable local outcomes

3. Using fire for restoration – More than burning within specific thresholds

4. Strengthening community resilience – Available tools and how to use them

To register your attendance and find out more please go to www.nccnsw.org.au/programs/2013-bushfire-conference or email Michelle Rose/Anne Miehs at BushfireConf2013@nccnsw.org.au

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