These objects were found in the burnt out area of Menai, shortly after a bushfire. In mid Autumn, unusually hot and dry conditions allowed a scrub fire to burn 2,500 Hectares in South West Sydney.
The Australian continent has a climate history rich with high rainfall, droughts, bushfires and snowfalls. A continent vulnerable to climate extremes and variability. How has human activity altered patterns, and what will climate change look like here for Australian people.
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All images © Alan McFetridge