A study finds worsening wildfires and flooding part of ‘new reality’ driven by climate change

A study led by former U of A professor Michael Flannigan with postdoctoral fellow Sean Coogan (Renewable Resources) and Natural Resources Canada found that eight of the worst wildfire weather years the world has ever recorded happened in the past decade.

Michael Huang – ALES Finalist in 3MT (Three Minute Thesis) Competition

I’m researching the economics aspects of wildfire suppression expenditures in Alberta. Through my research, I want to help decision-makers if Alberta Wildfire considers how best practices in firefighting resource allocation can be made even better.