Timelapse Shows Bushland Regenerating After Australia's Intense Fire Season

Timelapse footage showed bushland in northern New South Wales (NSW) regenerating after intense bushfires in late 2019 and early 2020 ravaged the region.

Video filmed by the the NSW Environmental Trust and shared to the Department of Planning, Industry and Environment’s Facebook page on May 20 shows a scorched section of forest becoming green with foliage again.

Australia’s 2019-2020 bushfire season, which caused the deaths of 33 people and destroyed over 3,000 homes, was unprecedented in its extent and intensity, causing a Senate inquiry to be launched. Credit: NSW Environmental Trust via Storyful