Project Title Doppler Radar Animal Detection Research Project
Project Location Bonners Ferry, Idaho
Project Type Compact Surveillance Radar Application
Project Description Sloan designed, built and deployed a trailer mounted surveillance system to reliably and automatically detect deer crossing the roadway and trigger warning strobe lights at each end of the 1000′ detection zone.
Project Challenges
  • Harsh local winter conditions
  • Advanced filtering to filter out vehicles.
  • Understand radar environment to minimize false detections.
  • Three year uptime.
Client Idaho Transportation Department, Nature Conservancy, and Kootenai Valley Coalition
Contractor Sloan