GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KREX) — Representing Grand Junction, CO as one of the 15 XPRIZE Rainforest semifinalist teams is Team Waponi!. The team members have worked together and with indigenous groups to discover new species of insects and plants in the Amazon for several decades. Team Waponi! is currently working on a custom designed modular sampling device called the Limelight that samples rainforest diversity using acoustic and photographic data collection and relays the data for analysis using a mesh system and machine learning algorithms.