Title Scotland wildfires: Highland fire reaches 'within 100 yards' of care home Degree of recognition Regional Media name/outlet The Scotsman Media type Duration/Length/Size Paragraph Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 11/06/23 Description The article uses a quote from Dr Gail Millin-Chalabi's interview on the BBC One's The Sunday Show "One of the things to bear in mind is we are seeing hotter, drier, longer summers in the UK and this was predicted back in 2013 when wildfire was first identified as a risk in the UK".
"We are seeing larger, more severe wildfires here. We had the largest number of burnt areas of 30 hectares or larger in 2022, with 151 in total for the wildfire season."
Producer/Author Katharine Hay URL https://www.scotsman.com/news/scotland-wildfires-highland-fire-reaches-within-100-yards-of-care-home-4178165 Persons Gail Millin-Chalabi
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