Build A Poacher-Tracking Aerial Drone And Win $25,000
October 6, 2013
A Poacher-Tracking Aerial Drone and Win $25,000, With poaching still as profitable as it is destructive, wildlife protection agencies are seeking new and better methods to catch illegal hunters. One such agency, Reserve Protection Agency, has teamed up with Kashmir Robotics to host a contest where teams of five can design aerial drones with the specific purpose of tracking poachers. By spending less than $3,000 on equipment and software and no more than two academic or professional advisers, teams are eligible to win $25,000 and a 10-day trip to Kruger National Park on the Mozambique border in South Africa. Deadline for entries is Dec. 1, so get cracking!