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Cacophony Project

Tuesday 6th of November 2018 at 6:30pm to 8pm
6 Mackay St, Greymouth (upstairs) [map]

The Cacophony Project

The Cacophony Project aims to protect our native birds and bring back a healthy dawn chorus using smart technology and machine learning.

Their main product, the "Cacophonator", is an open-source Linux device that uploads thermal video to their servers in the cloud. With this device they have learnt a lot about predator behaviour. They are now in the process of building new and improved predator capturing systems.

On Tuesday 6 November we are fortunate to have Clare McLennan, Cacophony software developer, joining us via teleconference to tell us more about the project and technology.