Here we will disseminate key scientific project outputs, communications, news and public outreach activities undertaken by members of the research team.

End-of-project Workshop

Our end-of-project workshop will take place on Tuesday 25th Feb 2020 at GMIT, Dublin Rd campus, Galway City. The draft Schedule for workshop is now available. To book your free tickets to this event go to

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New Scientific Paper Alert!!!

Our new review paper Can drones be used to conduct water sampling in aquatic environments: a review is now available GA 10.03.2019b

Poster Output

Poster presentation at The Commercial UAV Show in London on 14-15th Nov 2018


Project Launch

Listen back to a podcast of radio interview between PI Dr Heather Lally and Keith Finnegan (Galway Bay FM) on 25th July 2018 where they discuss all things drones, sampling and weather in the west.


Check us out in the Irish Times today (24th July 2018) and online with article by Lorna Siggins on Drones to monitor water quality in west

Itish Times article

Today, Friday 13th July 2018, we launched our project website

Check out our project aims, get to know the research team and keep up-to-date on all our research project activities, events and news


On Monday 9th July 2018, we launched our project specific Twitter account @DroPLEtS18

To keep up-to-date on all our research activities and news, follow us and tweet us with your comments.