29 Feb '12, 4pm

Can Wind Get Along With Birds, Bats, and Raptors?: Wind developers are moving toward solutions for dealing wit...

Can Wind Get Along With Birds, Bats, and Raptors?: Wind developers are moving toward solutions for dealing wit...

Wind developers are moving toward solutions for dealing with birds, bats, and raptors, but they are going to pay a price for them. And the solutions likely will not quiet bird defenders. The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS) will release, perhaps as soon as April, its long-awaited final guidance on eagles. FWS’s guidance will define how wind developers are expected to comply with the Bald and Golden Eagle Protection Act (BGEPA). In conjunction with the Endangered Species Act (ESA) and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act (MBTA), the guidance will allow developers to proceed with building and provide the kind of certainty required by those who finance the billion dollar wind projects. The guidance aims to protect avian and bat populations and habitats without inhibiting wind’s growth , according to FWS Senior Advisor David Cottingham. Whether it will be lenient enough to keep w...

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