Astro-ecology: Saving endangered animals with software for the stars | Science Daily

A collaboration between astrophysicists and ecologists is helping to monitor rare and endangered species and stop poaching. Astrophysical software and techniques are applied to thermal infrared imagery captured by drones to automatically detect and identify animals — even at night, when most poaching activity occurs.

Source: Astro- |: Saving endangered animals with software for the stars|Science Daily