Tech Startups to Tackle Water Issues in California


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With California currently experiencing a drought, startups are providing solutions such as drones, aerial imagery and data analytics to help deliver water to only the parts of farmers' fields that need it.

Indiana-based PrecisionHawk devises small plane-like drones that a farmer can throw into the air and survey their field. TerrAvion of California uses manned aircraft to monitor fields with various types of camera systems. WatrHub is a data service that seeks to find new ways to make water technology more efficient.

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