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Wind energy and wildlife research at the Forest and Rangeland Ecosystem Science Center

How will the increasing use of wind turbines affect populations of wild birds and bats? This shows which birds and bats we study, and the aspects of their ecology that may be affected by wind energy development.

by Phillips, Sue
U.S. Geological Survey Fact Sheet 2011-3134
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Animal behavior, Bats, Birds, Migratory species, Wildlife biology, Wildlife population management, Wind energy
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