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Forest fires and other natural hazards

Forest fires and other natural hazards |

18 April 2018

The workshop has offered a space for knowledge exchange dealing with wildfires, floods, storms and avalanches, with special emphasis on the emergency management phases, social...

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Forest fires and other natural hazards |

6 February 2018

Treatments performed in Pinus nigra forests, which include the use of prescribed fire, reduce the vulnerability of forests to generate high intensity and extreme fires, and...

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Forest fires and other natural hazards |

7 July 2017

The results of the project Efficient fire risk communication for resilient societies (eFIRECOM), are now available. The project has brought together actors from all over the...

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Forest fires and other natural hazards |

23 June 2017

Recent forest fires in Pedrógão Grande (Portugal) led to the tragic loss of more than 60 lives. This highlights a pressing need to understand how wildfires and risks to people...

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