Conservation

Revolutionary sUAS utilization for oil spill in Israel

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Upon approval of the local civilian aviation authority, the Trans-Israel Pipeline and the Israel Nature and Parks Authority operated Bladeworx’ lightweight UAV’s for dealing with an extreme oil spill at the Evrona Nature Reserve near Eilat in southern Israel. On…

UAVs to utilize hyperspectral sensors for ocean research

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Researchers from Columbia University’s Air-Sea-Ice Physics and Biogeochemistry Experiment (ASIPBEX) will utilizeunmanned aerial vehicles (UAV) to investigate climatological changes present in the Arctic Ocean around Svalbard, Norway. In the remote sensing project, the UAV will assess ocean and sea ice variability in this Arctic…