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#EpicDuckChallenge shows we can count on drones

  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 22:32
A few thousand rubber ducks, a group of experienced wildlife spotters and a drone have proven the usefulness and accuracy of drones for wildlife monitoring. A new study showed that monitoring wildlife using drones is more accurate than traditional counting approaches. Animals News -- ScienceDaily


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