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    This study was conducted to support fire and forest management planning in eucalypt plantations based on economic, ecological and fire prevention criteria, with a focus on strategic prioritisation of fuel treatments over time. The central objective was to strategically locate fuel treatments to minimise losses from wildfire while meeting budget constraints and demands for wood supply for the pulp industry and conserving carbon.

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    Martin, Ana; Botequim, Brigite; Oliveira, Tiago M.; Ager, Alan; Pirotti, Francesco. 2016. Temporal optimisation of fuel treatment design in blue gum (Eucalyptus globulus) plantations. Forest Systems. 25(2): eRC09.

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    Keywords

    Eucalypt plantations, fire hazard, FlamMap, fuel treatment optimization, Landscape Treatment Designer, wildfire risk management

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