A Lionfish-eating Drone?

An engineer at American Marine Research Company works on a drone on Thursday, June 29, 2017. The company is designing robots to autonomously detect and collect lionfish. (Photo: Joseph [email protected])

 

What will the lionfish hunters in Akumal do if machines take over their fun?

A crew based out of the Florida panhandle is trying to perfect a robot submersible that will identify and kill the invasive lionfish that are decimating native species in the Gulf and Caribbean waters.

Read more at USA Today here: https://usat.ly/2tzb3Yi

Click here to read more about why lionfish are such a problem.

 

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