The Nano is one of the world’s smallest GPS tags for birds. It has a built-in GPS module, sensors (including accelerometer), and a wireless communication module via long-range Bluetooth.
Specifications (view Short Range; view Long Range)
Remote programming and data access via UHF link – no need to recapture animals. Often used for tracking animals during the breeding season that regularly return to their nests, burrows, etc.
Remote automatic data download
Memory for 130,000 GPS fixes
Programming and data download from user-friendly interface
Power-saving mode: GPS can be switched off within base station range
UHF digital telemetry on board
Solar charger and diving duration logger in some models
Fully programmable: intervals 1-240 minutes, delayed start, accuracy, UHF communication intervals, GPS duty hours
Automatic data download in maximal range to 800 km; backpack; diving sensor and logger; often used for tracking diving birds, reptiles, or big bats. NOTE: for Pica and Sterna (with solar chargers), use is for long-term tracking, i.e. small gulls, cuckoos, jackdaws, or falcons.
|Alle 60||Dimensions: 26x16x10 mm; weight: from 4.5 grams; waterproof; battery life: ~500 GPS positions (no solar charger)|
|Alle 100||Dimensions: 32x16x10 mm; weight: from 5.9 grams; waterproof; battery life: ~1000 GPS positions (no solar charger)|
|Uria 60||Dimensions:26x16x11 mm; weight: from 6 grams; waterproof >200m depth; battery life: ~500 GPS positions (no solar charger)|
|Uria 100||Dimensions: 35x16x11 mm; weight: from 8.5 grams; waterproof > 200m depth; battery life: ~ 1000 GPS positions (no solar charger)|
|Uria 300||Dimensions: 36x22x12.5 mm; weight: from 13.5 grams; waterproof > 200m depth; battery life: ~ 3000 GPS positions (no solar charger)|
|Pica|| Dimensions: 36x17x12 mm; weight: 5.6 grams; waterproof
(with solar charger)
|Sterna||Dimensions: 36x17x13 mm; weight: 7.4 grams; solar-charger width 24 mm (with solar charger)|
(Backpack series) Automatic data download in maximal range to 6 km, backpack, solar charger, 5-10 minute intervals are possible during sunny weather, for tracking birds from ~400 grams body mass during breeding season and migration (i.e. falcons, big waders, gulls, etc.).
|Harier L||Dimensions: 58x27x15 mm; weight: from 13 grams|
|Harier M||Dimensions: 58x27x24 mm; weight: from 15 grams|
|Harier H||Dimensions: 58x27x28 mm; weight: from 16 grams|
|Harier H LF||Dimensions: 79x36x36 mm; weight: from 20 grams|
|Ibis (necklace)||Dimensions: 35-55 mm; weight: from ~23 grams
For tracking geese, ibises, and swans. Fast and easy closing system without screws or tools