In December 2016, Pix4D and Parrot announced they would award a climate innovation grant to help foster innovation around the impact of global climate change. They received over 250 proposals from researchers across a range of disciplines.
Six projects were selected, based on novelty, scientific merit, and team experience. Other factors considered were advanced degrees, formal association with educational organizations or institutions, and a strong record of climate change research.
And the winners are …drum roll please…
Stay tuned to learn more about each winning project and how drone mapping technology helps study the effects of climate change on this variety of essential global ecosystems.