Wildlife research usinginnovative technologies-use ofunmanned aerial photographyand mobile based field datacollection

CMDN has been actively developing and testing variouscutting edge technologies to capture, transmit and analyzewildlife information. CMDN has been experimenting withvarious unmanned aerial photography platforms to findtheir utility on population census studies and track hard toaccess wildlife in mountains of Nepal. Similarly, CMDN hasdeveloped mobile application compatible with smart phonesto capture, analyze and transmit information for field basedwildlife research. This “app” also captures still and movingimages.