Invasive Species Compendium

Detailed coverage of invasive species threatening livelihoods and the environment worldwide

Abstract

Water and technology.

Abstract

This paper describes how drones are taking to the skies for a variety of water-related applications, as in the case in South Africa. It is established that drones could also be particularly helpful in mapping riparian invasive plants, erosion hotspots and pollution point sources, as well as monitoring river restoration and rehabilitation efforts.