31 Jul '18, 2pm


For World Ranger Day 2018, we highlight how detection dogs help rangers keep wildlife — and the rangers themselves — safe in Kenya’s Maasai Mara National Reserve. Sniffer dogs search vehicles for ivory and firearms, while tracker dogs enable rangers to track and capture wildlife poachers, thieves in lodges, and cattle rustlers in surrounding villages. The dogs have enabled rangers to follow up on intelligence and increase their arrest rate, which they hope will make poaching less viable for local communities and improve security in the region.

Full article: https://news.mongabay.com/wildtech/2018/07/in-kenyas-maas...


Object Detection, With TensorFlow

Object Detection, With TensorFlow

hackaday.com 01 Aug '18, 2am

Getting computers to recognize objects has been a historically difficult problem in computer science, but with the rise of...