09 Nov '17, 3pm

Blog: Wind energy industry working to protect birds and bats

Blog: Wind energy industry working to protect birds and bats

The wind industry voluntarily studies and mitigates for wildlife impact. Industry experts have also collaborated extensively with key stakeholders like environmental organizations, university researchers and technology developers to identify strategies to avoid and minimize any impacts of wind energy development on birds and bats. The industry has also pro-actively developed and implemented successful mitigation measures. For example, project planners identify areas known or likely to be home to large numbers of bats or within the flight path of migratory birds so that consideration may be given on how to avoid any potential impacts before deciding where to place wind turbines.

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