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Ten of the worst-sited wind energy projects for birds
Author:  American Bird Conservancy
U.S., Wildlife

Multiple mortality events in bats: a global review
Author:  O'Shea, Thomas; Cryan, Paul; Hayman, David; Plowright, Raina; and Streicker, Daniel

Proximity to wind-power plants reduces the breeding success of the white-tailed eagle
Author:  Balotari-Chiebao, Fabio; et al.
Finland, Siting, Wildlife

Literature Reviews of the Ecological Impacts of Offshore Wind Farms
Author:  Various
Environment, Wildlife

Sound exposure in harbour seals during the installation of an offshore wind farm: predictions of auditory damage
Author:  Hastie, Gordon; Russell, Deborah; McConnell, Bernie; et al.
Noise, Wildlife

Responses of male Greater Prairie-Chickens to wind energy development
Author:  Winder, Virginia; Gregory, Andrew; McNew, Lance; and Sandercock, Brett
Kansas, Wildlife

Wildlife and renewable energy: German politics cross migratory bats
Author:  Voigt, Christian; Lehnert, Linn; et al.
Germany, Wildlife

Environmental issues associated with wind energy — a review
Author:  Dai, Kaoshan; Bergot, Anthony; Liang, Chao; Xoang, Wei-Ning; and Huang, Zhenhua
Aesthetics, Environment, Noise, Wildlife

Overwhelming Grounds for Rejecting Requested Modification 2 for Proposed Capital II Wind Farm
Author:  Crawford, Michael
Aesthetics, Australia, Noise, Wildlife

Behavior of bats at wind turbines
Author:  Cryan, Paul; et al.
Videos, Wildlife

Wind farm facilities in Germany kill noctule bats from near and far
Author:  Lehnert, Linn; Kramer-Schadt, Stephanie; Schönborn, Sophia; et al.
Germany, Wildlife

Mating Behavior as a Possible Cause of Bat Fatalities at Wind Turbines
Author:  Cryan, Paul

Causes of bat fatalities at wind turbines: hypotheses and predictions
Author:  Cryan, Paul; and Barclay, Robert

Altering turbine speed reduces bat mortality at wind-energy facilities
Author:  Arnett, Edward; Huso, Manuela; Schirmacher, Michael; and Hayes, John

Evaluating the effectiveness of an ultrasonic acoustic deterrent for reducing bat fatalities at wind turbines
Author:  Arnett, Edward; Hein, Cris; Schirmacher, Michael; Huso, Manuela; and Szewczaik, Joseph
Technology, Wildlife

Synthesis of operational mitigation studies to reduce bat fatalities at wind energy facilities in North America
Author:  Arnett, Edward; Johnson, Gregory; Erickson, Wally; and Hein, Cris

Hawk Migration Association of North America industrial wind turbine siting and monitoring policy
Regulations, U.S., Wildlife

Evaluation of immune and stress status in harbour porpoises: Can hormones and mRNA expression levels serve as indicators to assess stress?
Author:  Müller, Sabine; et al.

Seasonal distribution of harbour porpoises and possible interference of offshore wind farms in the German North Sea
Author:  Gilles, Anita; Sheidat, Meike; and Siebert, Ursula
Germany, Wildlife

Bats Killed in Large Numbers at United States Wind Energy Facilities
Author:  Hayes, Mark

Patterns of Avian and Bat Mortality at a Utility-Scaled Wind Farm on the Southern High Plains

Bats and Wind Energy—A Literature Synthesis and Annotated Bibliography
Author:  Ellison, Laura

Impacts of Industrial Wind Development on Wildlife and Ridgeline Habitat
Author:  Various
Environment, New Hampshire, Photos, Vermont, Wildlife

Estimates of bird collision mortality at wind facilities in the contiguous United States
Author:  Loss, Scott; Will, Tom; and Marra, Peter
U.S., Wildlife

Turbine sound may influence the metamorphosis behaviour of estuarine crab Megalopae
Author:  Pine, Matthew; Jeffs, Andrew; and Radford, Craig

Big changes for Big Valley?
Author:  Jackson, Laura
Environment, General, Health, Noise, Pennsylvania, Tourism, Wildlife

Bald Eagle and Golden Eagle Mortalities at Wind Energy Facilities in the Contiguous United States
Author:  Pagel, Joel; et al.
U.S., Wildlife

Distribution of breeding birds around upland wind farms
Author:  James W. Pearce-Higgins, James; Stephen, Leigh; Langston, Rowena; Bainbridge, Ian; and Bullman, Rhys
Scotland, Wildlife

Bats and offshore wind turbines studied in southern Scandinavia
Author:  Ahlén, Ingemar; Bach, Lothar; Baagøe, Hans; and Pettersson, Jan

Wind turbines and bats — a pilot study
Author:  Ahlén, Ingemar
Siting, Wildlife

Does fatal attraction of hirundines to wind turbines threaten populations and species?
Author:  World Council for Nature
Scotland, Sweden, U.K., Wildlife

EPA comments on Shu’luuk Wind Project
Author:  U.S. Environmental Protection Agency
California, Environment, Wildlife

Testimony of Will Staats, Wildlife Biologist
Author:  Staats, Will

Comparing bird and bat fatality-rate estimates among North American wind-energy projects
Author:  Smallwood, K. Shawn
U.S., Wildlife

Negative long term effects on harbour porpoises from a large scale offshore wind farm in the Baltic
Author:  Teilmann, Jonas; and Carstensen, Jacob
Denmark, Noise, Wildlife

Draft Avian and Bat Survey Protocols for Large Wind Energy Conversion Systems
Author:  Minn. Department of Natural Resources – Division of Ecological and Water Resources
Minnesota, Wildlife

Comments on the Draft EIS and HCP for the Beech Ridge Energy Wind Facility
Author:  Webb, Rick; Conservation Law Center; Animal Welfare Institute; and American Bird Conservancy
Regulations, West Virginia, Wildlife

Evidence of Late-Summer Mating Readiness and Early Sexual Maturation in Migratory Tree-Roosting Bats Found Dead at Wind Turbines
Author:  Cryan, Paul; Jameson, Joel; Baerwald, Erin; Willis, Craig; Barclay, Robert; Apple Snider, E.; and Crichton, Elizabeth
Canada, U.S., Wildlife

Wind turbines as landscape impediments to the migratory connectivity of bats
Author:  Cryan, Paul

Bat Fatality Monitoring Report for the Pigeon Creek Wind Turbine
Author:  DeWitt, Sharon
Illinois, Wildlife

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