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Alternative Approaches to Inspections for Federal Land Management Agencies Roads

Status

Active

Description

This project will provide a model for U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) and other Federal Land Management Agencies (FLMAs) interested in using Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UAS) and related technologies for road condition inspections. Through demonstration flights and data analysis, the research will identify opportunities and challenges of using UASs and related remote sensing technologies for condition inspections on FLMA roads, including documentation of current licensing, hardware, and software requirements.

Deliverable

Final report and guidance: pending

For More Information

Digital Object Identifier (DOI) 

https://doi.org/10.21949/1521416

Principal Investigator ¯: Carson Poe, Volpe

ORCID for the principal investigator: 0000-0003-0792-1622

U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
1849 C Street, NW
Washington, DC 20240