Movetech Telemetry

Movetech brings together expertise from BTO and three academic partners (University of East Anglia, University of Lisbon and InBIO Research Network) to provide cutting-edge tracking devices for scientific research projects.

Our tags have been used successfully on a wide variety of bird species ranging from raptors, storks, gannets, boobies, frigatebirds, bustards and gulls. Find out more information.

Movetech tag features

  • High-precision GPS fixes & transmission via the mobile internet
  • High efficiency & low-light solar charging
  • 6 months data transmission included (global)
  • Data delivered to Movebank
  • Network agnostic SIMs - they work worldwide!
  • Settings updateable via GPRS or SMS
  • No external antennae
  • GPS logging intervals from 1 second to 48 hour
  • Inbuilt accelerometer
  • Memory capable of storing over 60,000 records
  • Weight from 18g upwards
  • Lighter tags (10g) are in development
  • Operational temperature from -20 to +70 °C
  • Built by experts in bird tracking

Learn more about Movetech visit the website

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