Articles with Tag(s): "victoria"

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Water Supply Requirements for Fire Fighting in Victorian Bushfire Prone Areas

June 14, 2018
Victoria has a sub-Mediterranean climate, and like the rest of Australia, experiences hot dry summers where bushfires are common and often devastating. Victoria is considered one of the highest bushfire risk areas in the world; the 2009 Black Saturday bushfires, which claimed 173 lives, and destroyed more than 2000 homes and 430,000 hectares of land, […]