Searching for the Elusive Swift Parrot

I love this time of the year, when the air is crisp and the buds on the winter flowering gum trees finally spring open and start dripping with nectar.  It also signals the start of the Swift Parrot winter migration season.  This is when the grassy woodlands and box ironbark forests of the Riverina region …

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Wildlife Drones tracking small, endangered migratory birds

We’re excited to be joining forces with the Riverina Local Land Services again to shed new light on the movements of small, migratory Swift Parrots within their winter range.  The Swift Parrot is one of Australia’s priority bird species for conservation action and is listed as critically endangered under the Commonwealth Environment Protection and Biodiversity …

Combining Drone and GPS Data for Improved Wildlife Conservation

Drones are dramatically changing how we identify and resolve conservation issues in even the most remote areas.  A great example of the value of drones for assisting conservation efforts is highlighted by a study of proboscis monkeys in the forests of Sabah, a Malaysian state on the island of Borneo, as published by Stark and …

Inspiring and diverse World Of Drones Congress

We were surrounded by amazing and inspiring people from around the globe at the World of Drones Congress this week in Brisbane, Australia. We really enjoyed being part of the team presenting in the Environment and Conservation symposium, together with @ReneeBartolo as MC, @lianpinkoh from Conservation Drones, @DyanGibbens from Trumbull Unmanned, and Stephan Hrabar from CSIRO. With gender equity …

World of Drones Congress

We're looking forward to being inspired at the World of Drones Congress next week and networking with others involved in developing and investing in #drone technology, #environmental applications, and #innovation in business and government. @WoDCongress @dronesforgood  

Wildlife Drones is expanding – UAV Mechatronics Engineer opportunity

Given the strong international interest in Wildlife Drones we are currently expanding our team to meet the demand.  If you have UAV Mechatronics Engineering experience and are interested in an internship with our dynamic team working on environmental projects click here to find out more and submit an application.  Our new team member will be involved in the development …