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Public Lecture Series — The New Eyes in the Sky

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Putting Drones to Work for Scientific Research
By: Jeff Sloan, Geographer, Project Leader — USGS National Unmanned Systems Project Office

  • Why is there so much interest in unmanned technology?
  • What are the rules to legally  y within the National Airspace?
  • How does this technology increase safety, lower costs, and lead to the collection of better scienti c data?
  • Will this technology become a commonly used tool for Scientists?




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