Text Contemporary fire management

TLF ID A003743

In this resource, students learn about ways that groups are combining traditional indigenous knowledge of fire management with satellite imagery, fuel load mapping, and aerial incendiary technology. Students will investigate the interaction between traditional knowledge of fire management and new technologies. Using case studies, students will show how fire management has evolved and suggest ways of improving or augmenting the technology.

Educational details

Educational value
  • Teaching and learning
Year level

9; 10

Learning area
  • Humanities and Social Sciences
  • Geography
  • Technologies
  • Design and Technologies

Other details

  • Publisher
  • Name: The University of Melbourne
  • Organization: The University of Melbourne
  • Description: Publisher
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • Resource metadata contributed by
  • Name: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Organisation: Education Services Australia Ltd
  • Address: AUSTRALIA
  • URL: www.esa.edu.au
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Learning Resource Type
  • Text
  • Video
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