Capturing the Sounds of Biodiversity

Guests:

Mitch Aide, Lead Researcher, Automated Remote Biodiversity Monitoring Network (ARBIMON), Professor, Department of Biology and Tropical Ecology, University of Puerto Rico

Laura May-Collado, Postdoc/Research Associate, Department of Biology, University of Vermont

Researchers at the University of Puerto Rico have developed a system that can automatically record and analyze sound clips from the field. Mitch Aide, lead researcher on the project, describes how the system can improve biodiversity monitoring.

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