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FRANCE 24 English published this video item, entitled “One year after devastating bushfires in Australia, have lessons been learned?” – below is their description.
In this week’s edition we focus on Australia, where catastrophic bushfires scorched more than 18 million hectares of land in 2020. The main causes were a drought, hot and windy weather, plus climate change. As experts say the country should expect worse in the years to come, FRANCE 24’s correspondents Richelle Harrison and Gregory Plesse take a look at how authorities are preparing. But have the lessons been learned from last year?FRANCE 24 English YouTube Channel
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