Skip Navigation

UMaine News

Follow us on Twitter Join us on Facebook Watch us on YouTube Contribute to our Flickr Group

Article Features 4-H Underwater Rover Project

The Norway, Maine, Advertiser Democrat carried an article about an underwater robotic device built by members of Laker Youth Community Action, a University of Maine Cooperative Extension 4-H community service group in southern Maine, to monitor lakes for early detection of milfoil and other invasive aquatic plants. The submersible vehicle is framed with PVC pipe and rigged with propellers and an underwater camera that sends live video to a surface computer screen.

Contact: George Manlove, (207) 581-3756

Comments are closed.

More in Cooperative Extension, UMaine in the News (2365 of 4890 articles)