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Wireless sensors improve sea turtles survival rate
Wireless sensors are to help improve the survival rate of loggerhead sea turtles in Kamogawa Sea World in Chiba Prefecture, in cooperation with Japan’s government.
The loggerhead turtles being deemed as a “priority species” by global conservation groups such as World Wildlife Fund. Regardless of them being one of the most common turtle species in the seas, vast numbers are under threat thanks to their breeding beaches being ruined along the Mediterranean coast.
Japan’s electronics maker, Epson has been improving its equipment by developing temperature sensor and hatching sensors that last beyond six months in the sand. The data, is measured every 30 minutes, and is collected within the equipment. The temperatures are sent and received throughout the day and are gathered wirelessly by park staff once a day.
Graduate Multimedia Journalist, Online Editor at CIO UK and contributing writer at Culturefly and Contact Music.