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Sunday, November 29, 2020

Tag: La Nina

Some flourish, others falter: La Niña in the ACT landscape

Despite above average rainfall throughout autumn and winter 2020, the severity of seven years of drought followed by catastrophic fires left scars on land and living creatures that will be permanent or slow to fade.

2020-2021 bushfire season begins 1 November

ACT emergency services are preparing for a “very different” bushfire season than the previous two. By early August, the ACT had received sufficient rainfall to remove the “residual drought” posing a forest fire...