Energy-Efficient WSN Architecture for Illegal Deforestation Detection

  title={Energy-Efficient WSN Architecture for Illegal Deforestation Detection},
  author={Lucian Petrica and Gheorghe Stefan},
We present an energy-efficient wireless sensor network (WSN) architecture tailored for illegal deforestation detection. Illegal deforestation is a world-wide problem which may be prevented through improved monitoring of forested areas utilizing sensor networks equipped with chain-saw detection. Additional to detection, we identify sound source localization and sensor node localization as essential features of a deforestation monitoring WSN, and analyze two possible architectures which perform… 

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