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The amazing potential of drones

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Our tests using a drone to conduct landscape monitoring are still ongoing and we will hopefully have some more results to post shortly.

In the meantime, I thought it might be useful (and hopefully inspiring) to share a video illustrating the amazing potential of drones to help us tackle some important challenges in conservation, including monitoring ecosystem health and detecting poachers. Check it out: 


And perhaps not as relevant, but pretty fun to watch, is this video showcasing the amazing "athletic" ability of quadcopter drones. Prepare to be amazed: