Welcome to the WILDLABS Community

WILDLABS is home to the global conservation technology community of 6,000 people in 120 countries discussing 1,200 topics like biologging, camera traps, and machine learning. With engaging spaces to ask questions and collaborate together, share your own work, and discover new ideas and innovations, WILDLABS is your platform to connect with #Tech4Wildlife experts and projects from around the world. 

Stephanie O'Donnell

Stephanie O'Donnell

Community Manager

Welcome to our community!

If this is your first time in our community, a very warm welcome, we're so glad to have you here! We want to make sure the knowledge shared in our community is accessible as possible, so you'll be able to explore everything in our community without creating an account. Once you're ready to join the conversations and publish articles, events and other news, you'll need to register and join the community.

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Introducing Our New Platform

Community Announcement / Community Base

We're so pleased to introduce you to the new WILDLABS Platform. For the past year, we've been hard at work building a new home for our conservation technology community. Now that it's time to welcome members new and...

06 May 2022

Discussion / Community Base

Hi wildlabbers, Through our annual survey, you've told us (for literally YEARS) that your vision for WILDLABS is that it become the online home for...

06 May 2022

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Hi wildlabbers, We're so pleased to introduce you to the new WILDLABS Platform. For the past 18 months, we've been hard at work building a new home for our...

06 May 2022

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Community Announcement / Community Base

Welcome to WILDLABS! Our new platform is full of ways to engage with our global conservation technology community and connect you to members, resources, opportunities, events, and more. Read on to learn about how you...

06 May 2022

Discussion / Community Base

Welcome to WILDLABS!

Stephanie O'Donnell

Hello and welcome to the WILDLABS community! With 6,000 members and counting, we want to get to know you a little better. In a couple of...

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Conversations & Questions

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Hats off to your hard work, Steph! The new platform looks amazing. I'm excited to start exploring. :)
Community Base 5 minutes 30 seconds ago
Hi Julien,I use this mic for my raspberry pi setup and it works well picking up bird species singing in our garden while the mic and raspberry sit under our roof tiles.Greetings,...
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Acoustic Monitoring 14 hours 5 minutes ago
New paper by Héloïse Verdier of LEHNA lab: Passive sampling of environmental DNA in aquatic environments using 3D-printed hydroxyapatite samplers https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/...
eDNA & Genomics 1 day 12 hours ago
Hi David,There a quite a few options to buy recorders through either Alibaba or Taobao. They are very cheap and the quality is actually pretty good depending on what kind of work...
Acoustic Monitoring 2 days ago
Hello everyone,I am looking for insight on the feasibility of identifying seabirds from photos taken at sea (such as these...
AI for Conservation, Camera Traps 2 days 9 hours ago
Hey all! I work for a company called Sofar Ocean Technologies that is doing really cool work in the ocean conservation world and I'm interested in getting them to collaborate more...
Marine Conservation, Open Source Solutions 1 week 2 days ago
Hello everyone!  I am currently a senior undergraduate student working on landscape genetics research using RAD seq data and GIS data. The organism we've been studying...
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Early Career 1 week 2 days ago
Hey Evelyn, I work on building self-powered buoys that collect various sensor data (sea surface and sub-surface) that can be sent back to mainland over cellular/satellite...
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Sustainable Fishing Challenges 1 week 2 days ago
Hi Neil,I am a project manager for Zoological Society of London's Thailand Programme. We work in the southern Western Forest Complex of Thailand, which is a large landscape of...
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Human-Wildlife Conflict 1 week 3 days ago
It sounds like you're looking for multiparameter probes to deploy in the water to log in situ readings as part of the baseline you want to establish, and you might be deploying...
Sensors 2 weeks 1 day ago
Thank You Netty! I love the new developments and the community setup. I am excited to see what is next. Thank you.
East Africa Community 2 weeks 2 days ago
Hi Everyone,what is your #HydroMoth setup for freshwater ecoacoustic monitoring? What are your settings for...
Acoustic Monitoring 2 weeks 4 days ago

Connect & Collaborate

WildTrack

Data management specialist with a focus on integrating in situ and ex situ conservation communities

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"Max Planck Institute of Animal Behavior (MPI-AB)

Behavioral Ecologist

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Technologist interested in using my skills to help wildlife

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Digital designer interested in intersection of tech, data and nature

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An early career conservationist with special interest in community-based conservation

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Latest members

Susana W. Kihia

Susana W. Kihia

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A marine research intern and science communicator with experience in photography, filmmaking, and collaborating on multi-disciplinary and community-centered marine research focusing on: fisheries management, seagrass ecosystems, and ocean literacy

James Obongó

James Obongó

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History of conducting in-depth surveys and market reviews to analyze conditions and put together targeted assessments of diverse economic areas and trends detail-oriented and well-qualified with extensive training and experience, specializing in Multi-Talented Economic Budget and

Justin Jonson

Justin Jonson

Restoration ecologist working in southwest Western Australia. Restoring habitat and keen to measure the results.

Cynthia Waithera Gichimu

Cynthia Waithera Gichimu

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Hi, Cynthia Gichimu here. I'm a conservationist, and a champion for youths. I believe in environmental sustainability for posterity. I volunteer as a Project Officer with the Friends of Kinangop Plateau, a community-based local action group committed to biodiversity conservation.

Alex Sams

Alex Sams

  • He/Him

Professional Ecologist based in the UK. Generalist with an interest in levelling up quality and efficiency of surveys through technology.

Ideas & Updates

Our fourth and final meetup in Season 4 will explore the future of movement ecology, including tools that could change the game and questions we might not yet have thought to ask. Join us Wednesday, June 8 at 3:00 PM...

24 May 2022

Careers

Conservation Science Data Specialist

Giraffe Conservation Foundation

Giraffe Conservation Foundation is seeking a Conservation Science Data Specialist, with a background in Computer sciences or Natural sciences, to assist with the day-to-day management and analysis of data to advance...

17 May 2022

Our third meetup in Season 4 will explore the latest advancements and emerging developments in data sharing and archiving in movement ecology. Join us Wednesday, May 25 at 3:00 PM BST / 10:00 AM EDT to hear short talks...

10 May 2022

Careers

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Full Stack Engineer (US)

13 May 2022

Key Conservation

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Full Stack Engineer (Global)

11 May 2022

Key Conservation

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Climate scientist: Storms

10 May 2022

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Tracking Progress
Virtual Meetups Season 4

This season, we’re bringing together leading engineers, conservationists, and academics to explore the future of technology in movement ecology and ask where exactly investment is needed to catapult this field forward. 

The fourth and final meetup of Season 4 will explore Future Questions & Tools in Movement Ecology and will be held on Wednesday, June 8 at 3:00 PM BST / 10:00 AM EDT. We'll hear short talks from leading experts Christian Rutz, Ran Nathan, Martin Wikelski, and Tanya Berger-Wolf, followed by open discussion and community exchange.

Explore & Discover

WILDLABS Collections will help you dive deeper into the conservation tech topics that matter most to you, and find favorite resources from other community members. Start exploring our collections below!

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WILDLABS News

Ellie Warren

05 May 2022

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05 May 2022

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Rob Appleby

Rob Appleby

Community Member

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