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Female bear with cubs observe a visitor

Spot the pattern: Whisker-prints and citizen science

Recent advancements in technology and social media have spurred the growth of citizen science, a phenomenon through which non-scientists contribute to the collection of scientific data. According to Nature, results…
Female bear with cubs observe a visitor

Tuna catch monitoring enters the electronic age

A new electronic approach to monitoring tuna fishing fleets is being tested to improve the timeliness and accuracy of catch data, the transparency of tuna supply chains, and the safety…

Camera trapping in the trees

Researchers are branching out from an established monitoring technology to better study elusive canopy species.
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