WIRED UK: Deep in the rainforest, old phones are catching illegal loggers
WIRED UK outlines Rainforest Connection’s threat detection and bioacoustics capabilities, with a focus on Ecuador’s Mashpi reserve. By monitoring trends in illegal activity, local efforts to halt illegal deforestation and poaching are more targeted and effective. RFCx technology has also been used to automate the identification of hundreds of species, and it has simplified a process that would allow the addition of hundreds more species into its database, allowing biologists to conduct real-time biodiversity monitoring.
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