The effects of wind turbines on antipredator behavior in California ground squirrels (Spermophilus beecheyi)

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Electricity-generating wind turbines are an attractive energy source because they are renewable and produce no emissions. However, they have at least two potentially damaging ecological effects. Their rotating blades are hazardous to raptors which occasionally fly into them. And wind turbines are very noisy when active, a feature that may interfere with the… (More)

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