Author: Raincoast team

BearID
Raincoast research

BearID

BearID detects a bear’s face in an image and classifies the individual. It’s facial recognition for bears!

Dr. Melanie Clapham, a postdoctoral researcher at University of Victoria working with Raincoast’s Applied Conservation Science lab has been exploring facial recognition technology …

Take action to stop Terminal 2 and protect Fraser estuary habitat for International Bird Week
Fraser River

Take action to stop Terminal 2 and protect Fraser estuary habitat for International Bird Week

It’s International Bird Week and we are celebrating all the hundreds of thousands of birds that the Fraser Estuary hosts each year.

During spring migration, the Fraser estuary hosts nearly all the world’s population of Western Sandpipers. Year round, it …