An estimated one in five Australians will experience a mental health problem, and the current combination of bushfires, pollution, drought, winds and dust are heightening anxieties and fears... Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
Australians are used to dealing with brutal fire seasons, but barely a week into summer, 2019 is already something else.
Already, 6 lives have been lost and almost 700 homes destroyed by bushfires... Mashable - Published
Emergency warnings have been issued for half a dozen bushfires burning across Australia's southern state of New South Wales, as hot westerly winds continue to whip up more blazes. The most severe fires..
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A dog named Bear has been helping to save injured koalas following devastating bushfires in Australia. Wearing socks to protect his paws, he is sent into safe burnt-out areas to sniff out koala faeces..
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Strong winds stoked more than 100 fires across Australia's east coast on Tuesday, blanketing Sydney in hazardous smoke and prompting health warnings for the country's most populous city. Lauren Anthony..
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Smoke haze from bushfires raging in Australia spread to the capital Sunday, as firefighters raced to contain more than 140 blazes ahead of a heatwave forecast early this.. Terra Daily - Published
Ahead of this year's Big Boat Challenge, this year's competitors discuss how bushfires are affecting the way they prepare for the famous race. Brisbane Times - Published Also reported by •Sydney Morning Herald •The Age
An inquiry into koala populations and habitat in NSW has heard evidence that more than 2,000 of the native Australian marsupial may have died on the state's north coast in recent bushfires. SBS - Published
Thousands of firefighters burned grassland in eastern Australia on Monday in a desperate bid to starve an anticipated new front of bushfires of fuel before forecast searing temperatures on Tuesday. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters
Thousands of firefighters were fortifying containment lines on Monday as temperatures were forecast to soar, increasing the danger of a fresh wave of bushfires across Australia's east coast. Reuters - Published Also reported by •Reuters India
Smoke haze from bushfires raging in Australia spread to the capital Sunday, as firefighters raced to contain more than 140 blazes ahead of a heatwave forecast early this… Japan Today - Published Also reported by •IndiaTimes
Firefighters in eastern Australia used easing weather conditions on Sunday to bring bushfires under control ahead of forecast of soaring temperatures for next week. Reuters India - Published Also reported by •Reuters