Detecting disasters

Using drone technology to detect oil spills

Peru

Duration: 4:24



Released: March 2015

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How indigenous groups and AIDESEP are using drones to uncover oil spills.

Who's Involved?

  • Interethnic Association for the Development of the Peruvian Rainforest (AIDESEP) More info

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