Wildlife Tracking That's Totally Out of This World

Wildlife Tracking That's Totally Out of This World

Do your Spidey senses ever tingle, making you think there might be wildlife lurking nearby? Or do you ever wonder what amazing places the hummingbird in your backyard sees on its migratory journey across the Gulf of Mexico? Well this summer you may be able to do that and more without ever walking out your front door! It’s all thanks to the 19-year-long dream of Dr. Martin Wikelski and an antenna installed on the International Space Station. Click here to read our blog on how project ICARUS is flipping wildlife tracking on its head.

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Mae Lacey
GIS and Technical Computing Associate

As the GIS and Technical Computing Associate in the Center for Conservation Innovation, Mae provides support and leadership for geospatial product development across Defenders.