BBC Breakfast - Differences between the wildfires in Greece and those that occur in the UK

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    A national TV interview on BBC Breakfast at 07:10 on how satellite technology helps to gauge the number of wildfires occurring across Europe and the scale of the wildfires. Differences in vegetation types from the wildfires in Greece to those in the UK. Smouldering peatland burns and building resilience in the landscape by reintroducing Sphagham moss. Educating local communities about wildfires and how to prevent these from occuring.

    Period25 Jul 2018

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    Media contributions

    • TitleBBC Breakfast: Wildfires of Greece in comparison to UK wildfires.
      Degree of recognitionNational
      Media name/outletBBC Breakfast
      Media typeTelevision
      Duration/Length/Size10 minutes
      Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
      Date25/07/18
      DescriptionA national TV interview on BBC Breakfast at 07:10 on how satellite technology helps to gauge the number of wildfires occurring across Europe and the scale of the wildfires. Differences in vegetation types from the wildfires in Greece to those in the UK. Smouldering peatland burns and building resilience in the landscape by reintroducing Sphagham moss. Educating local communities about wildfires and how to prevent these from occuring.
      URLhttps://archive.org/details/BBCNEWS_20180725_050000_Breakfast/start/4380/end/4440
      PersonsGail Millin-Chalabi

    Keywords

    • wildfires
    • Greece
    • UK
    • Peat
    • Satellites