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WILDLABS is home to the global conservation technology community of 7,700 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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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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*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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Hi everybody!Are you attending SMART Global Congress 2024 in early March?I will be in Namibia for the entire duration of the congress, representing WILDLABS, and would be very...

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

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Conversations & Questions

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@Adrien_Pajot , I'm looking forward to meeting you and other members of the community here in Windhoek next week. It will be great to explore the frontiers of conservation...
Protected Area Management Tools, Community Base 9 hours 41 minutes ago
Hey everyone! I'm an informatic engineering student who recently has been thinking on what i want to apply my studies to. The idea of trying to use my knowledge on preserving...
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Community Base 1 second ago
Hi, I made a little utility script that folks here might find useful (or might have MUCH BETTER VERSIONS OF! and if so, let me know!) ...
Autonomous Camera Traps for Insects 1 day 3 hours ago
Hi Rokshana,I haven't dealt with lions specifically but we have solutions that work for mountain lions and bears.One example:https://youtu.be/ynynSmnHvS8?si=3D4g7hu6LifO_iQhSome...
Human-Wildlife Conflict, East Africa Community 1 day 6 hours ago
Hi Scott, thanks so much for sharing your thoughts here! It would be great to learn more about this, would you be interested in finding a time to chat? Thanks!
Marine Conservation, Sustainable Fishing Challenges, Wildlife Crime 1 day 20 hours ago
What's the accuracy like?
Biologging 2 days 4 hours ago
Absolutely! I pretty much do the same thing, the resizing step I think relates to what I still have to do. Some large images caused my code to crash.I want to take it one step...
AI for Conservation 2 days 11 hours ago
Hi Kevin and Kim, Apologies for the delayed response; however, we were unable to provide specific information until today. We aim to reach out to each applicant in the...
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Community Base 2 days 11 hours ago
Hi Andrew! Great to hear your friend, Scott working in Indonesia! I bet he is working on east region with lot of cool monitor lizards!I use Mavic 2 as well for my crocodile...
Camera Traps 3 days 9 hours ago
Were you ever able to solve the problem? Interestingly enough, I begin a seal bio-logging study next year! Also, you are correct. The errors were occurring during short bout...
Data management and processing tools 4 days 1 hour ago
Unless you are planning on making a mesh network between nodes then the total distance spanning the location of all the nodes is important to know, not just the intra node...
Sensors, Protected Area Management Tools 4 days 7 hours ago
This is great, thank you so much @zhongqimiao ! I will check it out and looking forward for the upcoming tutorial!
AI for Conservation, Camera Traps, Open Source Solutions 4 days 22 hours ago

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I am a conservation biologist focused on cheetahs in shared ecosystems with people and other wildlife. We use technology in data collection, analysis and distribution.

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I am a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Southern California interested in using AI for historical biodiversity reconstruction, conservation, and climate change research. I work mostly with insects and computer vision.

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PhD, lecturer researcher at University of Bejaia Algeria

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I am a researcher focused on the wildlife management and conservation

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I am from Bangalore working as a professional Naturalist in Various parts of India.

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My name is Ninying Benedicta a PhD student under the Department of wildlife resource management in Cameroon. I love learning about wildlife and their habitats. I also love working with communities surrounding the forests, learning on Traditional Ecological Knowledge.

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Latest members

Veronika

Veronika

Software Developer

Hashim Ali

Hashim Ali

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Wildlife Biologist at Baltistan Wildlife Conservation and Development Organization (BWCDO)

Shea Vang

Shea Vang

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Hello, my name is Shea Vang. I am a first generation Hmong woman professional interested in learning more about green/sustainable practices, clean tech, and carbon projects.

Janice Ansine

Janice Ansine

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The Open University (OU)

Senior Project Manager Citizen Science, Faculty of STEM, The Open University, UK I manage projects that use innovative educational and web-based technology to engage public participation in and learning about science i.e. biodiversity (www.iSpotnature.org, https://treezilla.org).

Sienna Weinstein

Sienna Weinstein

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Wildlife conservationist, writer, and photographer looking for a job in wildlife conservation! My "dream job" would involve adding a creative aspect (e.g., writing or photography) to promote the conservation of wildlife worldwide.

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Is there really a sustainability data deficiency? We don’t think so.

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Join the Luxembourg Institute of Science and Technology (LIST) in pioneering environmental and ecological monitoring! 🌍💡 As part of ERIN’s Observatory for Climate, Environment, and Biodiversity (OCEB), you'll be at the...

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SMART Global Congress 2024

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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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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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Best Practice Guides

Stephanie O'Donnell

17 February 2023

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3 August 2022

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Rob Appleby

Rob Appleby

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