UAV Demonstrations in the San Luis Valley, CO
At the invitation of UAS Colorado, Wohnrade Civil Engineers, Inc. conducted UAV demonstrations on July 12, 2016 for the Bureau of Land Management (BLM), and the Colorado State University (CSU) San Luis Valley Research Center in the San Luis Valley located in southern Colorado.
Demonstrations included the collection of aerial data for volumetric calculations at the Skoglund Pit near Crestone, CO, and aerial photography of a pinto bean crop at the CSU Research Center.
Wohnrade Civil Engineers, Inc. will be returning to the CSU San Luis Valley Research Center on August 11, 2016 for a demonstration of our newest fixed-wing platform, the SwiftSurvey. The payload on the new platform will include a RGB sensor, and Near Infrared sensor for NDVI analysis related to crop health. The platform will also be equipped with Real Time Kinematics (RTK) for precise geo-referencing of all collected data.