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Post of the month 06/2021: Coral Salvador

About me: My name is Coral Salvador, being PhD from the University of Vigo (UVIGO), a member of EPhysLab (Environmental Physics Laboratory) group. I received a predoctoral scholarship from UVIGO, and during my predoctoral stage, I was also integrated into the National School of Public Health at the Carlos III National Institute of Health in […]

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Minimal effect of prescribed burning on fire spread rate and intensity in savanna ecosystems

Soil erosion is enhanced by wildfire, mainly due to the loss of vegetation cover and changes in soil properties. After wildfires, there is a need to control the non-sustainable soil and water losses.

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Firelinks meeting Fire and Society in the Mediterranean, Antalya/Türkiye 24th August 202225th August 202226th August 202224th August 2022 9:00 Welcome to Participants 9:30 An overview of the International Forestry and Fire Training Center 10:00 The role of Firelinks in the science and society- Artemi Cerdà 11:00 The need of an international and holistic approach to [...]

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👇Here's Spain's northwest region of Castile and León https://t.co/dbWOvyhmS2
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