4 Mar 2014, West Australian, the
The report says 'Adaptation is required.' Neville Nicholls, a professor at the School of Geography & Environmental Science at Monash University, said that Australia was already working to deal with climate change on a practical level. 'And governments, fire services, and bureaucrats have worked to improve the way we prepare for and deal with bushfires; this is an effective climate change adaptation, even if it was not done specifically in response to the climate-driven increased risk.'...
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Source of data: OFDA/CRED International Disaster Database
Data version: v11.08 *: Including tsunami
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