Sunday, 10 December 2017

Drone photos offer faster, cheaper data on key Antarctic species


Fly drone or capture wild leopard seal? Scientists choose drone for data

Date: November 30, 2017
Source:  NOAA Fisheries West Coast Region

Summary:
Scientists flying drones in Antarctica have demonstrated a cheaper, faster and simpler way to gauge the condition of leopard seals, which can weigh more than a half ton and reflect the health of the Antarctic ecosystem that they and a variety of commercial fisheries rely on.


No comments:

Post a comment

You only need to enter your comment once! Comments will appear once they have been moderated. This is so as to stop the would-be comedian who has been spamming the comments here with inane and often offensive remarks. You know who you are!

Related Posts with Thumbnails

ShareThis