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 colleagues in Remote Sensing in Ecology and Conservation. The study focused on monitoring human activity in these forests and how they impacted the movements of these cryptic monkeys. Proboscis monkeys typically occupy the riparian zone, which is the land that occurs alongside rivers and streams. […]
Earlier this month, Allan and colleagues published a paper in Ecosphere discussing the ground-breaking advancements happening in techno-ecology. Techno-ecology is the term used to describe technology that is being used to help study species and environments. In the midst of this century’s current technology boom, the field of ecology has and will continue to be transformed. It is anticipated that techno-ecology will revolutionise how we acquire data, as well as dramatically change the scale of data that can be collected. These new technologies fit into either one of the following categories: Supersize – the advancement of current technologies Step-change – […]
We are super excited to be invited to pitch at the Capital Angels Investment Evening tonight. It should be a great event with a number of other exciting businesses joining Wildlife Drones in seeking investment so they can take their business to the next level. Want to be a part of the world’s most advanced animal radio-tracking drone business? Come along to see us pitching tonight and join our journey, or get in touch if you’d like to find out more! @LHinnovates @Craig_A_Davis
We’re looking forward to pitching at next week’s Entry 29 Co-working space pitch night! Canberra’s up and coming Startup Businesses have completed Entry 29’s Lift Off Program and it’s time to pitch! Join special guests Craig Davis, Victor Pantano, Peter Lilleyand Tom Robinson for this great event where attendees (our Venture Capitalists) will vote on their favourite pitch of the night, with the winning team receiving some amazing prizes. Each team gets 5 minutes to convince you, our VC’s, that their business is the one to invest in. Light catering and refreshments included. Ticket’s are limited so be sure to lock yours in today! So […]
Here is our video from the 2016 Ecological Society of Australia conference providing details on Wildlife Drones – small aerial robots for radio-tracking wildlife, how they work and the benefits of using drones compared to manual radio-tracking from the ground.