Thank you VERY much for that, Carly. I really appreciate it. I have only heard of the bear research project and was not aware of the others. This is very helpful.
FYI: Most studies I am aware of use ML with facial recognition software. I am interested to find out if there are recognition... (read more)
I'm not a domain expert like most people in this forum, but I have created XML schemas using object oriented (OO) principles in the past; the same capability exists with JSON schemas.
The important thing is to create a heirarchy of schemas, starting with a... (read more)
Starting a thread here so there's a place to share upcoming talks, webinars, workshops and other events that are related to AI for conservation.
If you are hosting or see an event that this group should know about, please post below. After an event, please update... (read more)
I use cron-like patterns. One form looks something like: mon,wed-sun 0-23:0-59/10 90
which means every day but Tuesdays, every 10 minutes from the top of the hour, recording for 90 seconds. There is a similar form for matching by month/day. There could be yet another... (read more)
Hi all, I'm looking for a bit of advice on GIS, QGIS and Mapbox and thought it time to make use of the WildLabs community's well of knowledge.
I'm trying to make a bathymetric contour map for a large section of the waters around Europe to help divers report sightings of particular... (read more)
Hi everyone! If of interest, KDD2019 will be hosting a workshop on Data Mining and AI for Conservation and have opened a call for papers.
The workshop will be held on August 5th, and per their description:
This workshop will focus on how data mining and AI can inform... (read more)
The Responsible Data community has published an open letter today https://responsibledata.io/2019/02/08/open-letter-to-wfp-re-palantir-agr... regarding concerns about a data partnership between the... (read more)
BirdLife International are conducting a global audit of biodiversity monitoring to identify gaps in data, coverage and capacity in long-term species monitoring. The project is funded by the Cambridge Conservation Initiative and involves partners and collaborators from around the world.
... (read more)
This post made me wander whether we could employ social media listening tools to identify illegal wildlife trade hotspots, levels, changes in attitude towards IWT products etc.? Perhaps already being done? Here's some case studies from Brandwatch of how brands are using social media listening:... (read more)