Links relating to the implication of fire, flood, drought on the agricultural industries in Tasmania
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: Climate Watch (BoM)
The Bureau of Meteorology's Seasonal Climate Outlook is issued every month, giving probabilities for rainfall and temperatures in the season ahead.
: Tasmania Fire Service
The Tasmania Fire Service (TFS) was created through the amalgamation of the State Fire Authority, the Rural Fires Board and 22 urban fire brigade boards.
: Bushfire Survival Plan
Provides useful information and advice on what to do when a bushfire threatens and preparing yourself & property for bushfire.
: Drought tools (MLA)
Here you will find some useful information that may help you manage your animals and pastures through the dry times.
: Fire ecology
Find out why fire plays such a key role in the ecology of the Tasmanian natural environment.