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NCC Bushfire Conference

Tuesday, 24th March 2015

NCC Bushfire Conference

Fire and Restoration: working with fire for healthy lands is the theme of the 10th bushfire conference to be held on 26 & 27 May 2015 in Sydney.  This two day, multi-disciplinary fire management conference will focus on how fire can be used to rehabilitate degraded landscapes, restore ecological integrity and reinstate resilience into the environment and the community. The program will cover:

  • Integrated fire and weed management
  • Grassland restoration
  • Aboriginal cultural burning
  • Ecological burns for endangered flora and fauna.

Keynote speakers include Bruce Pascoe (author of Dark Emu) Prof. Lesley Hughes (Climate Council of Australia), Tein McDonald (Australian Association Bush Regenerators) and Jeremy Russell-Smith (Darwin Centre for Bushfire Research, Charles Darwin University).

Register by Friday 27 March to take advantage of the early-bird rate!

For information:  http://www.nature.org.au/healthy-ecosystems/bushfire-program/conferences/

To register:  http://www.trybooking.com/CIHL

To make an inquiry, email:  BushfireConf2015@nature.org.au or call (02) 9516 0359 or 9516 1488

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