Small Tree Farm: Deciduous Tree Nursery


Planting Trees As Living Firebreaks

One hour before the fire


What Actually Happened

Fire Retardants At Work
Case studies of how fire retardant plantings helped protect property in recent fires in the Bridgetown / Balingup area in the southwest of WA. Follow up photos of what actually happened and digests of interviews with property owners and firefighters.


Case Studies



Fire Retardants and How They Work

Information about which trees are fire retardant and which are accelerants, about how retardants and accelerants work, and some design and management "do's and don'ts" which could make a difference to the safety of live and property.



"Take the Eucalypt out of the incendiary debate" 
 'The Australian'   1st January 2010



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