Good Forest Management

The photograph shows upslope to Dunoon Road, Wye River, 9 September 2013. The 2015 fire burnt through this area and destroyed houses on Dunoon Road. The issues surrounding what constitutes good forest management and global warming or climate change are vexed and at times polarise debate. Whatever one’s attitude towards climate change or global warming, […]

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Howitt Society asks the Victorian Coroner to investigate Black Summer Bushfires

Media release 26 July 2021 The Howitt Society has asked the Victorian Coroner to investigate aspects of the catastrophic Black Summer bushfires. Following the fires the Government of Victoria commissioned a report by the Inspector General for Emergency Management (IGEM) and the Commonwealth Government commissioned a Royal Commission into Natural Disaster Arrangements that included bushfire. […]

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