WildTrax Development

WildTrax Development Phases

The WildTrax team is continually implementing various features and functionalities to further develop the platform to support user needs

Phase 1

The Goal of Phase 1 is to launch a platform that is easily accessible to all users, support data management, processing and storage needs for remote cameras and autonomous recording units (ARUs).

Launch Date: Fall 2019

Key Functions
  • Acoustic processing interface
  • Image processing interface
  • Data download
  • User management
  • Data management
  • Data storage

Phase 2

The goal of Phase 2 is to release additional functionalities that added flexibility to the WildTrax system to support user needs.

Launch Date: Spring 2020

Key Functions
  • My Organizations
  • ARU Batch Uploader

Phase 3

The goal of Phase 3 was ensure environmental sensor can be kept both private and open to the world. 

Launch: Fall 2020

Key Functions
  • Permissions and privacy infrastructure
  • ARU Audit tables
  • Data Discover
  • Location merging and automatic buffering
  • Project, organization and task toggling
  • Asynchronous rapid upload of ARU data

Phase 4

Phase 4 will see the development of deeper aspects of WildTrax and begin integrating data from other portals

Launch: Spring 2021

Key Functions
  • Boreal Avian Modelling Project Portal
  • Multi-species ARU classifier
  • Visual scanning protocols for ARUs
  • Enhanced visit and equipment metadata management