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Wild bird tracking with GPS with Solar Power

Custom micro GPS devices

Small, light, streamlined packages are the key to GPS tracking devices for birds of prey. If the environment is conducive to solar rechargeable GPS units then it is well worth considering. Alternatively Telemetry Solutions makes very lightweight GPS tracking devices with options such as including a VHF transmitter and wireless remote download. Please click on the how it works button to learn more.

Raptor GPS

GPS backpack for Raptors
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Standard Features

  • User programmable GPS schedule
  • GPS additional time increases precision of GPS positions
  • Change GPS schedule remotely (requires remote option)
  • VHF radio beacon
  • Temperature output with GPS positions


Suitable Species: Ferruginous Hawk, Golden Eagle, Goshawk, Hawk, Owl, White-tailed Eagle

Solar Patagial GPS Tag

Get thousands of GPS positions without a huge cost!
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Standard Features

  • GPS positions triggered by the sun
  • Large memory stores thousands of GPS positions
  • Speed and heading output


Suitable Species: California Condor, Condor

Small GPS with Long Range Download

Standard Features

  • Automated, remote GPS data download to base station with range up to 12 kilometers
  • Smart GPS increases battery life without sacrificing movement data
  • Change GPS schedule remotely in the field
  • GPS additional time for more precise GPS positions
  • On/off switch included
  • Starting at 20 grams including battery


  • Rechargeable battery
  • VHF radio beacon
  • Activity data logging
  • Built as a collar, total minimum weight is 50 grams