USGS - science for a changing world

Science Topics

Maps, Imagery, and Publications Hazards Newsroom Education Jobs Partnerships Library About USGS Podcasts/RSS

Management and Research Applications of Long-range Surveillance Radar Data for Birds, Bats, and Flying Insects

Explains how radar can be used to measure the density, speed, direction, altitude, and location of flocks of animals in flight.

by Ruth, Janet M.; Buler, Jeffrey J.; Diehl, Robert H.; and Sojda, Richard S.
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2008-3095
This publication is available only as a PDF document.
Related topics:
Animal behavior, Bats, Birds, Doppler radar imaging, Engineering sciences, Instrument design and development
Alternative formats of this information:
Compatible standard Format
CCM of Project Open Data JSON
ISO 19115 XML
USGS Publications Warehouse [Citation page] - [JSON]

Accessibility FOIA Privacy Policies and Notices

Take Pride in America logo logo U.S. Department of the Interior | U.S. Geological Survey
Page Contact Information: Ask USGS