AGRIBUSINESS

Be aware of erosion and debris post-fire

WITH heavy rain forecast for some fire-affected areas this weekend, Agriculture Victoria has warned landholders to prepare for flash flooding, soil erosion and possible landslides.

Staff writer
Fire-affected areas should be wary of heavy rainfall which may cause landslides. Image courtesy DELWP Hume region.

Fire-affected areas should be wary of heavy rainfall which may cause landslides. Image courtesy DELWP Hume region.

Agriculture Victoria Land Management Extension Officer Clem Sturmfels said flooding, soil erosion and sediment was inevitable in these terrains following a severe bushfire and could affect a range of farm...

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