About the Authors

Philip Gibbons, Linda van Bommel, A. Malcolm Gill, Geoffrey J. Cary, Don A. Driscoll, David B. Lindenmayer
The Fenner School of Environment and Society, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Ross A. Bradstock
Centre for Environmental Risk Management of Bushfires, University of Wollongong, Wollongong, New South Wales, Australia

Emma Knight
Centre for Mathematics and its Applications, The Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia

Max A. Moritz, Scott L. Stephens
Ecosystem Sciences Division, Department of Environmental Science, Policy and Management, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States of America

Corresponding Author

Philip.Gibbons@anu.edu.au

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: PG EK AMG DD GC RB DL LvB MM SS. Performed the experiments: PG LvB. Analyzed the data: PG LvB. Wrote the paper: PG EK AMG DD GC RB DL LvB MM SS.