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How invasive weeds can make wildfires hotter and more frequent

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Phys.org

Publication Date
2017-12-21

Over the past year the global media has been full of reports of catastrophic fires in California, the Mediterranean, Chile and elsewhere. One suggested reason for increases in catastrophic wildfires has been human-induced climate change. Higher temperatures, drier weather and windier conditions all increase the impact of fires.

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https://phys.org/news/2017-12-invasive-weeds-wildfires-hotter-frequent.html