Deforestation, Biosequestration, Carbon dioxide, Climate change, Global warming, Methane

DroneSeed: Scalable Reforestation Using Drones

On Oct 27, 2020
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#TSSeattle alum @DroneSeed is planting seeds of hope — literally. The startup's drones are replanting trees at a rate of 40 acres per day. And trees aren't just beautiful; they sequester carbon, making them crucial in the fight against climate change: https://t.co/MT5K6KlUOO https://t.co/scleqkBLMy
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DroneSeed is paid per acre to plant tree seed vessels after a wildfire by using heavy-lift drone swarms.

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On Oct 27, 2020
@techstars shared
#TSSeattle alum @DroneSeed is planting seeds of hope — literally. The startup's drones are replanting trees at a rate of 40 acres per day. And trees aren't just beautiful; they sequester carbon, making them crucial in the fight against climate change: https://t.co/MT5K6KlUOO https://t.co/scleqkBLMy
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DroneSeed: Scalable Reforestation Using Drones

DroneSeed: Scalable Reforestation Using Drones

DroneSeed is paid per acre to plant tree seed vessels after a wildfire by using heavy-lift drone swarms.

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