Sarah-Jane O'Connor posted in flammability • Landcare Research • port hills • port hills fire • vegetation on March 13th, 2017.
Following the Port Hills fire, re-planting quickly and correctly is crucial, writes Landcare Research chief scientist Fiona Carswell. An excerpt (read in full): The Christchurch Port Hills fires, unlike floods and earthquakes, were essentially a human-created disaster and they will happen again. However, their scale and the risk to life and property can be mitigated. […]
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