Category Drone Research

Groundwater Tracking Drone Used By Uri Researchers To Monitor Salt Ponds

Groundwater tracking drone used by URI researchers to monitor salt ponds

A groundwater tracking drone is used by the [mks_highlight color=”#ffff00″]University of Rhode Island researchers[/mks_highlight] to monitor salt ponds. Leaking septic systems, damaged underground infrastructure, excessive fertilizer use, and other land uses can contaminate groundwater. However where that water and the contaminants…

New Drone Project Aids Sea Turtle Conservation In Florida

New drone project aids sea turtle conservation in Florida

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University has teamed up with aviation leader Northrop Grumman and the Brevard Zoo to launch a new drone project or unmanned aircraft-based surveillance effort, to improve sea turtle conservation along Florida’s Space Coast.