Posts tagged: Pelican

U.S. Issues Guidelines to Help Wind-Farm Builders Protect Eagles

 The U.S. Interior Department released guidelines today aimed at helping wind-farm developers comply with laws that protect eagles, bats and other wildlife from spinning turbine blades. About 440,000 birds die annually from colliding with wind turbines, the Fish and Wildlife Service estimates. To contact the editor responsible for this story: Reed Landberg at [email protected] Read […]

Friday March 23rd, 2012 in , , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off on U.S. Issues Guidelines to Help Wind-Farm Builders Protect Eagles

Kenedy Ranch wind turbine kills pelican

Kenedy Ranch wind turbine kills pelican June 11, 2010 by David Newstead We watched as the pelicans continued soaring between us and the turbines. It appeared that they were getting closer and closer to the next turbine, but it was hard to get a handle on how close they actually were. Finally, they were approaching […]

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Wind Farm Off Cape Cod Clears Hurdle

BOSTON — A federal agency said Friday that the nation’s first offshore wind farm, proposed for the waters off Cape Cod, posed no serious environmental threat, bringing it a major step closer to fruition. Read More

Friday January 16th, 2009 in , , , , , | Comments Off on Wind Farm Off Cape Cod Clears Hurdle