This paper gives a brief overview of the latest science on climate change, its drivers and its consequences for global wildfire risk. Human-driven climate change promotes the conditions on which wildfires depend, enhancing their likelihood and challenging suppression efforts.
|Title of host publication||The DRIVER+ Project Report|
|Subtitle of host publication||Unlocking the innovation potential in European crisis management|
|Publisher||EU H2020 Project: Driving Innovation in Crisis Management for European Resilience|
|Number of pages||5|
|Publication status||Published - 18 Feb 2020|