Technology

Using satellites to save the kākā

It’s a stormy day in Fiordland. With a potential break in the weather, it might be enough time for Science Advisors Terry Greene and Emma Williams to race down from Christchurch and complete their mission: find and tag some elusive juvenile kākā.

GIS: From Kerbal to conservation

Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technologies are used every day and everywhere and help us manage our world. GIS creates maps, layer upon layer (pizza style!), showing relationships between people, places, and the…