[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/DE130100924]
Researchers Dr Fay Johnston
Brief description Planned burning is a crucial tool for bushfire management yet a side effect is smoke pollution. This research will use ambulance data to assess the acute community health impacts of smoke from wild and planned fires to provide essential evidence for increasing the safety and acceptability of planned burning operations in Australia.
Funding Amount $375,000
Funding Scheme Discovery Early Career Researcher Award