First morepork automatically identified

We're really excited about 2040, a social venture that is commercialising the technologies developed by the Cacophony Project. They've recently published a blog article about some ongoing research by Tim Hunt from Wintec who is using audio recordings gathered by the Bird Monitor product to automatically detect and identify morepork calls.

The article is an interesting read and highlights how continual recording combined with machine learning can open up new possibilies such as wildlife monitoring at scale. For more details see the article here: