Let the Drones take care of the Biosphere

Van Mensvoort
January 4th 2014

Drones are typically thought of as flying spying robots, or even worse flying spying shooting robots. But could we also employ drones for good? The people of conversationdrones.org employ drones to survey wildlife, monitor ecosystems and guard protected areas.

Although there is still a 'boys with toys' element to the practice, the idea to employ the technosphere to support the biosphere must be applauded.

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Posted 04/01/2014 – 15:06

It about time everyone got rid of the notion that because Drones are used in warfare they are intrinsically bad. People all over the globe are using Drones for the good of the planet and it is about time we all looked at ways these UAV's could benefit the planet.

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