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27.12.2017 Worldwide Argos program Effective conservation and management of flying-foxes with Argos system

Flying-foxes (Pteropodidae) are large bats capable of long-distance flight. Effective conservation and management of flying-foxes are constrained by lack of knowledge of their ecology, especially of movement patterns over large spatial scales. Thanks to research studies, we know that flying foxes are able to fly over 100 km a day…

10.09.2017 Flash news Argos Chipset Giveaway Contest : want to help create an open source Argos tag?

By combining tracking and localization data, Argos enables scientists worldwide to improve their understanding of animal behavior and their knowledge of climatology. This is why it is essential to develop more efficient beacons adapted to the monitoring of the greatest number of species. For the past 3 years, CLS has…

21.08.2017 Flash news Argos Manufacturer’s Meeting, November 2nd-3rd, 2017

The Argos system is preparing for a bright future. A revolution is underway. Enter a new chipset, new applications, a new satellite constellation and potential new pricing. Argos manufacturers and potential manufacturers are invited to join us in Wood’s Hole to learn more about innovation underway @Argos.  …

21.08.2017 Animal tracking applications CLS to attend IMPAC-4 in Chile

CLS will attend the upcoming international conference, IMPAC-4, dedicated to Marine Protected Area (MPA) managers and practicioners, organized by Chile’s Ministry of Environment  in collaboration with the IUCN and  the World Commission on Protected Areas . The Congress will be held in…
Argos tag on hawksbill turtle

07.08.2017 Animal tracking applications Argos, al servicio de las áreas marinas protegidas

¿Sabía usted que el 71% de la superficie de la Tierra son océanos, pero sólo el 3% de los océanos del mundo están protegidos en Áreas Marinas Protegidas (AMP) activamente gestionadas? ¿Sabía usted que 625 + animales son rastreados por Argos en AMP en todo el mundo incluyendo tortugas, tiburones,…
Argos nanosat prototype

03.08.2017 Flash news ARGOS ANGELS & NEO: CNES invests in a new nanosat Argos constellation

Argos is the only global satellite-based system for location and data collection designed specifically to study and protect our planet’s environment. Governed via an international collaboration between the major international space agencies, including NASA, NOAA, CNES, EUMETSAT and ISRO, the Argos constellation includes  6 operational satellites that cover the globe…

01.08.2017 Animal tracking applications Argos tracking projects to be part of the “Monaco Explorations”

The Oceanographic Institute of Monaco, along with its partners the Princely government, the Scientific center of Monaco, the Yacht Club of Monaco, and the Prince Albert II of Monaco Foundation, have launched a new scientific and outreach campaign, called “Monaco Explorations.” This 3-year program will take place aboard the…
2nd Argos Asian Wildlife Tracking Workshop

25.07.2017 2nd Argos Asian Workshop A successful meeting for the Argos Asian Wildlife Tracking Community

On July 4th-5th, the Argos Asian Wildlife Tracking Community gathered at the National Institute of Biological Resources in Incheon, Korea. More than 80 people were present over two days of scientific presentations on research using the Argos satellite system. The first day of the workshop, “Revealing the extraordinary migratory journeys…
Argos tag on hawksbill turtle

24.07.2017 Animal tracking applications Argos, Serving Marine Protected Areas

Did you know that 71% of  Earth’s surface are oceans, but only 3% of the world’s oceans are protected in actively managed Marine Protected Areas (MPA)? And yet… did you know that 625+ animals are tracked by Argos in MPA worldwide? Including turtles, sharks, penguins and rays … to name…
Argos future gnerations

18.07.2017 Flash news Launch of ARGOS 4 Next generations

ARGOS has always connected mobiles everywhere on the planet. CLS, which has operated the ARGOS satellite system since its creation, thus has all the ARGOS For NEXT GENERATIONS knowledge, professional skills, infrastructures and networks needed to work on ARGOS for Next Generations. CLS’s mission will be to…