TRACK OUR PROGRESS
Check out the timeline below to see our goals and how we are progressing. You can see exactly where any money raised will go.
AI Driven Māui detection from aerial footage
FLIGHT TESTS (Complete)
Flying demo UAV’s on Aucklands West Coast
Integration of the AI with the UAV to systematically find, track and follow marine mammals.
TRAINING (On Going)
Pilot training and CAA flight permission & licensing.
PURCHASE A UAV (Complete)
The purchase of a new UAV with completed R&D ready to fly the coasts of New Zealand.
GATHER DATA TO HELP PROTECT THE MAUI
Develop and implement a continuous monitoring plan, providing data to all interested parties
JAN - JUL 2021
R&D: IMPROVE THE DATA
Develop unique dolphin indentification by fin, build predictive models to forecast locations and capture water quality information
JANUARY 2021 - Onwards
DATA TO PROTECT MARINE LIFE
Identifying, tracking, protecting marine life whilst continuing to support researchers, DOC, MPI, Policy makers and fisheries with marine mammal protection
JULY 2021 - Onwards