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Commission kick starts research into using technology to improve wildlife detection

09-Nov-2021

Two key projects have commenced to investigate novel techniques to improve the detection of cryptic fauna in our forests. The first includes training a detection dog Miki, in a partnership with the NSW Saving our Species program, to sniff out the Hastings River mouse. The second is investigating the use of drones and thermal imaging technology to locate koalas and greater gliders to determine population density.

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