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Flashcards in Mitigation Deck (3):
1

What is mitigation all about ?

Reducing severity of event by direct intervention

2

When is mitigation the most successful ?

Early fire detection

So from warning systems - satellite monitoring - look out towers

3

How to mitigate ?

Controlled burning
Early detection
Natural Barriers like rivers

Disaster aid - emergency services

Organised community who is well educated on what to do