Author: Monica Devlin

  1. Getting into the Spirit of Ghost Hunting with Kestrel Weather Meters

    From old and abandoned asylums to creepy cemeteries with nothing around for miles, paranormal investigators depend on Kestrel meters for ghost hunting. Searching for spirits with the naked eye is a shot in the dark (quite literally, in most cases), which is why it’s important to rely on other senses to detect paranormal activity. Goosebumps on the back of your neck? The hair raising on your arms? These could be signs that spirits are nearby, but Kestrel meters can help detect and document subtle environmental changes in the surrounding area that your body may not register.

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  2. Monitoring Military Heat Stress: 4 Essential Tips for Saving Lives with the Kestrel 5400

    Monitoring Military Heat Stress: 4 Essential Tips for Saving Lives with the Kestrel 5400

    Heat stress is a serious concern for all military personnel. Exertional heat stress can cause severe injuries and even death, but the good news is that it’s 100% preventable. The Kestrel 5400 Heat Stress Tracker in tan is the preferred choice of the military for monitoring the environmental conditions, helping to save countless lives of military personnel across the globe.

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  3. The Need for Environmental Monitoring in Scientific Studies

    The Need for Environmental Monitoring in Scientific Studies

    Knowing and understanding the environment around us allows us to preserve it, protect it, and even learn from it. Technology makes a major impact on how we apply our understanding to scientific studies, especially with environmental monitoring. With the help of the Kestrel 5500 and DROPs, scientists ranging from ecologists to hydrologists can improve their scientific studies with reliable, accurate data.

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  4. Why Weather Meters Outperform Weather Apps for Accuracy Measurements

    Why Weather Meters Outperform Weather Apps for Accuracy Measurements

    When you check the forecast on a weather app, you'll find that it doesn't necessarily offer the most accurate information for your specific location. Many times the weather app will call for rain, yet you don’t see a drop the entire day. Kestrel weather & environmental meters are superior to most weather apps on the market, and one of the secrets behind it's accuracy boils down to microclimates.

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  5. Kestrel Shootout For HAVA

    Kestrel Shootout For HAVA

    For the second year in a row, Kestrel Ballistics will be hosting a charitable event to kick off the Kestrel Precision Shootout at Peacemaker National Training Center. This year we'll be raising money for HAVA (Honored American Veterans Afield), with the entirety of each donation going directly to this great organization. Here's what we've got lined up so far, check our Facebook page regularly for updates!

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  6. Prevent Plastic Shrinkage Cracking with the Concrete Pro Jobsite Weather Kit

    Prevent Plastic Shrinkage Cracking with the Concrete Pro Jobsite Weather Kit

    The fallout from cracked concrete appearing in a newly laid slab goes beyond the hassle and costs associated with any necessary repair work. Knowing the correct rate of evaporation and planning accordingly before pouring concrete is vital for ensuring successful slab curing during both hot weather and cold conditions.

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  7. Wildland Fire and Weather Monitoring: Saving Lives with Top Technologies

    Wildland Fire and Weather Monitoring: Saving Lives with Top Technologies

    Combating wildland fires isn’t for the faint of heart. According to the National Interagency Fire Center, over 1,100 people have died from wildfires in the last 100 years. In the last 10 years, 34,607 wildlife fires were reported over 2,932,334 acres.

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  8. How to Prevent Heat-Related Illnesses & Death with Athletic Heat Stress Monitoring

    How to Prevent Heat-Related Illnesses & Death with Athletic Heat Stress Monitoring

    Athletic heat stress monitoring is an invaluable tool for saving lives. While at-risk demographics include young children or adults 65 or older, heat-related illness can happen to anyone - even athletes who in prime physical condition.

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  9. How the Kestrel 1000 Pocket Wind Meter Keeps Scaffolding Workers Safe

    How the Kestrel 1000 Pocket Wind Meter Keeps Scaffolding Workers Safe

    Scaffolding is an essential piece of construction equipment. It’s designed to access hard-to-reach places for tasks such as painting or it can support loads such as brick or stucco. Safety is critical for the use of scaffolding, especially when it comes to OSHA regulations. The Kestrel 1000 Pocket Wind Meter is an ideal tool for keeping scaffolding workers safe in less-than-ideal weather conditions.

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  10. Using Kestrel DROP to Measure Heat Index for Horses

    Using Kestrel DROP to Measure Heat Index for Horses

    When it's hot and humid, humans aren’t the only species that suffer from overheating. Horses and other livestock feel the discomfort of heat and humidity, and measuring heat index with Kestrel DROP D2AG can help protect your horses.

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