How to Train Wild Magpies to Trade Bottlecaps for Food
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How to Train Wild Magpies to Trade Bottlecaps for Food

Nov 05, 2020
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Magpies are some of the smartest birds, so I convinced them to help out with the litter problem in my backyard by trading them peanuts. I automated the exchange process by designing a dispenser using a Raspberry Pi, detectors, and a camera to confirm when a bottle cap is put in to output food. This video details the major steps I took to train the birds. View project overview here: https://crossminds.ai/video/5fa1ac2426cd723d6a05f07f/

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