New Zealand investing $750,000 in Drones to restore nature for indigenous species to thrive.

The Department of conservation in New Zealand intends to use predator control drones to remove pests coming from offshore islands , manage pest invasions and reduce predator numbers. Kiwi startup Environment & Conservation Technologies (ECT) will lead the project after they receive the funding.

Image courtesy Scoop independent news, Galapagos rat eradication project, and New Zealand government.

A drone in flight during a baiting operation. Source: Environment & Conservation Technologies (ECT)/ one-news
A drone fleet used for aerial baiting operations. Source: Environment & Conservation Technologies (ECT)/
one-news

Published by Ackson Kondwani Mwenda

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