Welcome to the WILDLABS Community

WILDLABS is home to the global conservation technology community of 8,600 people in 120 countries discussing 1,500 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. Explore

Stephanie O'Donnell

Stephanie O'Donnell

Community Manager

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Our Top Picks

The Inventory is your one-stop shop for conservation technology tools, organisations, and R&D projects. Start contributing to it now!

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Article / Community Base | Acoustics + 22

Read in detail about how to use The Inventory, our new living directory of conservation technology tools, organisations, and R&D projects.

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It has been an extraordinary year supporting and growing the regional East African Conservation Technology Community at WILDLABS. We've made great strides and unlocked exciting opportunities for our community as we...

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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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Tap into our new and exciting community-focused conversation series!  In this first season of InConversation, we're in East Africa with host Esther Githinji. Listen in as we chat one-on-one with your favourite...

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Conversations & Questions

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Thank you so much Alex!
Community Base 6 hours 25 minutes ago
Hello everyone!I have been following the Wildlabs more or less actively for 5 years now, but never introduced myself! I am an agronomy engineer specialised in conservation...
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Community Base 8 hours 28 minutes ago
If you open the developer tools, (Ctrl-shift C) on firefox, and look under the storage section), you can see the cookies in use by the site. For wildlabs.net, you can see that...
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Community Base 13 hours 43 minutes ago
Building on Frank's comments, I'd also think about including some conversation about the ethical use of technology - Trishant's talk at Tech Tutors a little while ago sparked a...
Community Base, Conservation Tech Training and Education, Early Career 1 day 9 hours ago
Hi Cathy, please check out what Alex sent and DM me if you're still interested in co-leading the group. Thanks.Vance
Remote Sensing & GIS 1 day 16 hours ago
Hi Harold, Thanks for that information. I hadn't considered a touch sensor. Can you share how you plan integrate the TTP223 into your design? Are you simply using the module with...
Biologging 1 day 18 hours ago
Hi @DaveGaynor regarding funding, have you reached out to any lodges? I know that snaring is rife in the Manyaleti ... maybe some of the lodges in the Sabi Sands would be...
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AI for Conservation, Drones, Emerging Tech, Human-Wildlife Conflict, Wildlife Crime 2 days 16 hours ago
Hi All,I am Loveness Lamuel Mutungi. I hold a Bsc in Environmental sciences and management from Sokoine University of Agriculture. I am...
Women in Conservation Tech Programme (WiCT), East Africa Community 3 days 5 hours ago
Actually my Raspberry Pi application is a sound localizer not related to image recognition. My image recognition related project runs on Jetsons and higher.But I think recognizing...
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AI for Conservation 3 days 10 hours ago
The last two months have been bustling with fun mothbox developments!Deployment in AzueroOur first full deployment went wonderfully! Andy...
Autonomous Camera Traps for Insects 6 days 1 hour ago
If you search Digikey for a 'strain relief' you should be able to find a rubber grommet that will hold that mic without any additional machining. A blob of silicone will adhesive...
Acoustics 6 days 3 hours ago
I am also commenting for future notifications - very interested to hear some responses.While not directly related to AI, here in Canada there's quite a conversation around data...
AI for Conservation 6 days 6 hours ago

Connect & Collaborate

Marijana, a co-founder of RiverLov, is an environmental activist leading the campaign in the Balkans to safe keep the last wild rivers.

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I study movement ecology of Whiskered Tern, Caspian Gull and Night Heron using GPS/GSM tags, geolocators and VHF Telemetry.

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Wavelink Networks

Founder & Director at Wavelink Networks. We do provide network system integration services in the domain of wireless communications, surveillance network system and IOT for wildlife conservation projects.

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Postdoctoral AI Researcher Interested in Environmental Conservation, IoT and Geospatial Techniques

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MSc student taking Sustainable Aquaculture at University of St Andrews. Passionate about ocean sciences and marine ecosystems conservation and management

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Latest members

Kristoffer Ordoñez

Kristoffer Ordoñez

A wildlife conservation professional working towards protecting mountain ecosystems and cultural landscapes

Khant Bo Bo

Khant Bo Bo

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Because of the hot weather, forests are burning and local people are extinguishing the fire

Khant Bo Bo

Khant Bo Bo

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Because of the hot weather, forests are burning and local people are extinguishing the fire

IBRAHIM BATHIS K

IBRAHIM BATHIS K

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Geospatial expert aspiring to natural resources conservation

Jaeyoung Myung

Jaeyoung Myung

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I am a member of the Design for Social Innovation and Sustainability Lab (DESIS Lab) at Yonsei University, where I am pursuing a master's degree in Human Environment and Design. My study is about sustainable HCI, children's connection to nature, and product-service design.

Ideas & Updates

We are excited to announce the commencement of our third Women in Conservation Technology Programme in partnership with the Grumeti Fund and Fauna & Flora, as we bring the programme back to Tanzania. Our first in-...

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Recent developments in AI have not only led to dramatic increase in accuracy of detecting/classifying sounds, but have simultaneously made these tools accessible for people with little to no prior knowledge of AI. This...

29 May 2024

The African Bioacoustics Community hosts a biennial conference that brings together individuals from around the world interested in bioacoustics. These conferences provide opportunities for underrepresented scientists...

29 May 2024

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Get involved

WILDLABS Meetups
Join us in person!

You’re invited to connect with fellow WILDLABS community members in one of our upcoming in person meetups! Drop by one of our happy hour events to meet other community members, hear what peers are working on, and chat with the WILDLABS team. 

Find these events and more in our conservation technology calendar! 

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2:00 pm ~ 5:00 pm America/Denver

Talia Speaker

Join us on February 20th in Boulder, Colorado for a WILDLABS meetup convening local groups working in conservation technology to connect, exchange ideas, and brainstorm future in-...
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5:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm America/New_York

Alex Rood

*Join WILDLABS on March 4th in NYC for a conservation tech networking event alongside WWF, USFWS, IFAW, Microsoft, and more! *Sold Out*
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5:00 pm ~ 8:00 pm America/New_York

Alex Rood

Join WILDLABS on March 7th in Washington, DC for a casual in-person meetup.
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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!

5 May 2022

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Best Practice Guides

Stephanie O'Donnell

17 February 2023

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3 August 2022

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Rob Appleby

Rob Appleby

Community Member

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