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Thursday, August 25th, 2016, 7:00 p.m. PDT Watch Live Online

The New Eyes in the SkyPutting Drones to work for scientific research*by
Jeff L. 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 fly within the National Airspace?
   - How does this technology increase safety, lower costs, and lead to the
   collection of better scientific data?
   - Will this technology become a commonly used tool for Scientists?


   *Upcoming 2016 Lectures: *
   - September 29th - John Ewert: In the Path of a Killer Volcano
   - October 27th - Brian Collins: Landslides

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Enjoy the day,

Emily C. Wild
Librarian (Physical Scientist)
U.S. Geological Survey, Denver Library
Denver Federal Center
ph: (303) 236-1003
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