Tag: controlled burn



Drones Could Help Fight Fire with Fire

Imagine sending drones instead of people into dangerous wildfire management situations. UNL researchers are developing fire-starting drones that could change how wildfires are fought and aid prescribed burns that rejuvenate prairies and quell invasive trees that threaten grasslands. Team leaders Sebastian Elbaum and Carrick Detweiler, UNL computer scientists and drone experts, envision their technology someday […]