Episode 59: Can’t see the forest for the drones!

Camera drones are quickly becoming one of the most popular consumer technologies for people of all ages. In research and industry, drones are proving to be invaluable tools with their use bounded only by imagination. What are some of the tasks that drones are being used for in Tasmania? 

Niamh and Meredith talk to University of Tasmania PhD Candidate Sean Krisanski who is using drones to map forests from under the top of the canopy to be able to view difficult to access areas of Tasmania’s dense forests.

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Hosts: Niamh Chapman (@nchapmanTAS) & Meredith Castles (@meredithcastles)
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