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August 2018 Issue 11

  • The Year in Review

  • OAR Goes to the Arctic

  • Aerial Wildlife Surveys in Arkansas

  • OAR Helps Combat Largest Wildfire of 2017

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February 2017 Issue 10

  • Reflecting on 10 Years

  • Art Talsma and The 45 Ranch

  • Irving Eagle & Rudy Raven

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October 2016 Issue 9

  • A short note from John

  • Soda Fire Rehab is a "Learning Exercise" to Improve Future Fire Restoration Templates

  • 50 Years and Counting - Norm Saake, Master Aerial Waterfowl Surveyor Completes 50 Years of Surveying

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July 2016 Issue 8

  • Bighorn Lamb Census Using Aerial Infrared and HD Video

  • Q & A with Chief Pilot, Janna Greenhalgh on the Future of VHF Telemetry

  • The Craighead Twins and Pioneering Radio Tracking Wildlife (1961) 

  • Meet the Biologist: Tony Mong, Wyoming Game and Fish Department

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February 2016 Issue 7

  • OAR Crew Country-Hops the North Atlantic

  • Experiencing AIR from the Aircraft

  • OAR Expands Fleet, Acquires Vulcan Air Observer

  • Biologist, Kate Andrle

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Oct 2015


National Infrared Operations

Drones and Regulatory Hurdles

Biologist, Caleb McAdoo

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June 2015


Moving Forward with Infrared

Overcoming Challenges in Salmon Redd Surveying

New Projects, New People

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March 2015

Technology Advancing Research

Discovering the Longest Mule Deer Migration Ever Recorded

Testing New IR Advanced System: Case Studies

"Mounting" Challenges

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Oct 2014


Reviewing the Latest in Infrared Technology

NDOW Tests Aerial Infrared on Fawn Survey

Meet the Biologists: Jake Powell, Ed Partee

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May 2014


Hardware Advances In Aerial Infrared

Meet the Biologists: Regan Berkley and Ken Gray

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January 2014

Infrared Imagery and Bats

Turbo Cessna 206

Meet the OAR team