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UPDATED: Bushfires in New South Wales – experts respond

Dacia Herbulock posted in on October 18th, 2013.

Dozens of bushfires continue to rage in New South Wales, Australia.  Our friends at the Australian Science Media Centre have gathered expert comments below. We will update this page with new comments as they come in. On the decision to declare a State of Emergency in NSW, allowing people to be forced to leave their […]

Australian flooding – experts respond

John Kerr posted in on March 7th, 2012.

Heavy rainfall has caused extensive flooding across southern New South Wales and North East Victoria, forcing several communities to evacuate. Widespread, and persistent recordbreaking rainfall was recorded across southeast Australia between 27 February and 5 March 2012, leading to heavy flooding across southeast Australia.  So far, 13,000 people are reported to have been evacuated from […]

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