Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in Christchurch • fire • flammability • port hills • vegetation • wildfire on February 15th, 2017.
Firefighters have been battling fires on Christchurch’s Port Hills since Monday evening. Hundreds of hectares of scrub and vegetation have been burnt and nearby residents have been evacuated. The Science Media Centre asked experts about the conditions fuelling the fire. Feel free to use the comments below in your reports. Professor George Perry, Professor of […]
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