Exploration of the rain forest canopy using airships and other methods

December 2008:  Dr. Dave Roberts has joined the advisory group after organising a talk given by Graham Dorrington on dendronautics on December 4th at the Royal Botanical Gardens in Kew, London

September 2008:  Marco Vinicio organised a talk given by Graham Dorrington on dendronautics at the National University, Costa Rica, see:  http://www.una.ac.cr/

June 2008: Dendronautics has been discussed in the spring 2008 issue of the Paris Review, see: http://www.theparisreview.org/viewissue.php/prmIID/184

April 2008: Ecologist Dr. Mark W Moffett has joined the advisory group. See: Doctorbugs

October 2007: Graham Dorrington gave a talk on dendronautics at the Oxford University Exploration Club on October 18th 2007.

May 2007: PhD studentships on the engineering side of this project are currently available, see:
http://www.eng.qmul.ac.uk/postgraduate/index.php#phds

April 2007: Dendronautics.org wishes to thank the Westfield Trust for a small grant in April 2006. An extension was also awarded by the Westfield Trust in April 2007.

March 2007: Dr. Mark Mulligan and Prof. Meg Lowman have joined the the advisory group.

December 2006: Another (French-led) dendronautical project has also received a major grant: Pronatura and Griffiths University obtained funds to test a "Canopy Glider" or "Arboglisseur", an interesting jet-powered Roziere (helium plus hot-air) design, over forest in Australia. For more information see:

http://www.smh.com.au/news/National/Canopy-glider-used-in-biodiversity-study/2006/05/19/1147545518152.html

http://www.ricoh.fr/about_ricoh/ricohxx/Partenariats_Ricoh/Pro-Natura-International.xhtml

http://www.ffaerostation.org/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=245&Itemid=122

http://www.solvinpvc.com/static/wma/pdf/6/0/3/2/ArboglisseurSOLVAY.pdf

http://pocketgroup.co.uk/btrf/downloads/Glider%20Borneo%20Expedition.pdf