Pingo monitoring using drones

Check out this very cool video that Rob Fraser put together of the big Ibyuk Pingo by Tuktoyaktuk using drone-collected imagery.  He is hoping that these type of surveys could be used to monitor the condition of the pingo over time.

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Drones at EGU

If you are off to the European Geosciences Union Meeting in Vienna, Austria from 17–22 April 2016, then check out the following session and presentations:

Unmanned Aerial Systems: Platforms, Sensors and Applications in the Geosciences http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2016/pico/20488

Drone-acquired structure-from-motion photogrammetry for high-precision measurements of biomass in semi-arid rangelands
http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2016/EGU2016-7888.pdf

MISTRALE: Soil moisture mapping service based on a UAV-embedded GNSS-Reflectometry sensor
http://meetingorganizer.copernicus.org/EGU2016/EGU2016-5905.pdf