Patterns of Bat Fatalities at Wind Energy Facilities in North America

@inproceedings{Arnett2008PatternsOB,
  title={Patterns of Bat Fatalities at Wind Energy Facilities in North America},
  author={E. Arnett and W. K. Brown and W. Erickson and Jenny K. Fiedler and Brenda L. Hamilton and Travis H. Henry and A. Jain and G. D. Johnson and Jessica Kerns and R. Koford and Charles P. Nicholson and T. O'Connell and M. Piorkowski and R. Tankersley},
  year={2008}
}
Abstract Wind has become one of the fastest growing sources of renewable energy worldwide, but widespread and often extensive fatalities of bats have increased concern regarding the impacts of wind energy development on bats and other wildlife. [...] Key Method We synthesized available information on patterns of bat fatalities from a review of 21 postconstruction fatality studies conducted at 19 facilities in 5 United States regions and one Canadian province. Dominance of migratory, foliage- and tree-roosting…Expand

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