Electrically caused wildfires in Victoria, Australia are over-represented when fire danger is elevated

Electrically caused wildfires in Victoria, Australia are over-represented when fire danger is... •Compares occurrence of fires in elevated fire danger conditions from different causes across the state of Victoria, Australia.•Fires caused by faults in electricity distribution infrastructure are more prevalent at elevated fire dangers.•Fires caused by electricity infrastructure burn larger areas, on average, than those from all other causes, except lightning. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Landscape and Urban Planning Elsevier

Electrically caused wildfires in Victoria, Australia are over-represented when fire danger is elevated

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Elsevier
Copyright
Copyright © 2017 Elsevier Ltd
ISSN
0169-2046
eISSN
1872-6062
D.O.I.
10.1016/j.landurbplan.2017.06.016
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Abstract

•Compares occurrence of fires in elevated fire danger conditions from different causes across the state of Victoria, Australia.•Fires caused by faults in electricity distribution infrastructure are more prevalent at elevated fire dangers.•Fires caused by electricity infrastructure burn larger areas, on average, than those from all other causes, except lightning.

Journal

Landscape and Urban PlanningElsevier

Published: Nov 1, 2017

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