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1 MB drone mapping: A method for disaster zones

My name is Greg crutsinger and I was the volunteer data analyst for the public safety drone teams recently on the Carr fire I also helped on the Tubbs fire in Santa Rosa last October as part of this digital first responder effort we used 360 drone panoramics as a rapid tool to visualize fire damage for the city of Redding and for surrounding Shasta County now the teams did an amazing job during this situation in the first 48 hours we went from an initial drone flight in the air to maps going public to the residence of the […]

How are drones helping farmers keep an eye on crops? | SciTech Now

Agriculture may be one of civilizations, earliest innovations, but today, drones and infrared technology are making farming a thing of the future where farmers once had to walk the lengths of their fields to look for pests, disease and water damage. Drones are helping farmers monitor their crops from new heights. I was I was a non-family. Employee became a partner married Debbie Forbes, which her father Fred owned farms farm. We just merged these two farms three years ago, so we currently milk, 1,200 cows and farm 2,500 acres. I’M the manager here I plant the corn plant, the […]