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How wildfires could radically change forests — and your life

19 Jul 2017, Conversation Media Group, the

Boreal wildfires in Canada are becoming larger and more intense, with the risk of changing the forest landscape if they continue to change. Climate change is a partial reason for the changed wildfire patterns, and Canadian fire management needs to adapt to the future challenges with new tools and resources.


    National Platform
  • National Platform Focal Point:
    Public Safety Canada (PS)
  • Website: http://www.publicsafety.gc.ca/
  • Contact:Director, Strategic Policy
  • Phone:613-949-3180 +1 613 762 7144


  • Hyogo Framework for Action
  • HFA Focal Point:
    Humanitarian Affairs and Disaster Response Division, Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada
  • Website:
  • Contact:Senior Policy Advisor
  • Phone:+1 613 992 2022 +1 613 862 5203
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