Wednesday on CoastLine: An Ornithologist’s Quest To Find Harpy Eagle Nests Using Drone Technology

Apr 23, 2018

On Wednesday’s CoastLine, UNCW’s Jamie Rotenberg discovered the only harpy eagle nest in Belize. Using drone technology, he and a UNCW student are analyzing data to find other nests. We’ll dive into their research and learn about the effects of climate change on migratory birds.

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  • Griffin Bryn, Senior in the Department of Environmental Sciences at the University of North Carolina Wilmington
  • Jamie Rotenberg, Associate Professor of Environmental Sciences at the University of North Carolina Wilmington.

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Check out a documentary he worked on  about the Harpy Eagle here.