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Save the Date for the 11th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting: Nov 29-Dec 2, 2016 in Broomfield, CO

(October 27, 2015) The biennial Wind Wildlife Research Meeting will take place November 29 – December 2, 2016 in Broomfield, CO. This meeting provides an internationally recognized forum for researchers and wind-wildlife stakeholders to hear contributed papers, view research posters, and listen to panels that synthesize the most recent wind power-related wildlife research. Academics, researchers, conservation scientists,......

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Science and Collaboration Pay Increasing Dividends for Both Wind Energy and Wildlife

(October 22, 2015) AWWI and AWWI partners are announcing new products, solutions, and developments that wind industry and scientific and conservation stakeholders can use in the field to conserve wildlife as they plan and operate projects. “Many years of deliberative, collaborative research are now paying increasing dividends — for both wind energy and wildlife,” said AWWI......

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New Tool Now Available for Eagle Conservation and Mitigation

(October 2, 2015) As part of the American Wind Wildlife Institute’s (AWWI) Eagle Initiative, AWWI has published a modeling tool that advances the science needed to facilitate wind energy development while conserving eagles. The model can also support broader eagle conservation efforts beyond wind energy. The new modeling tool has been published in the September......

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AWWI Releases Updated Summary of Research Results on Wind Turbine Interactions with Wildlife

(June 15, 2015) AWWI is pleased to release the 2015 update of Wind Turbine Interactions with Wildlife and their Habitats: A Summary of Research Results and Priority Questions. Fatality rates from wind turbines do not appear likely to lead to population declines in most bird species, although as many species decline because of a host......

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2014 Biennial Wind Wildlife Research Meeting Proceedings Available

(April 20, 2015) The latest in wind-wildlife research is now at your fingertips! AWWI is pleased to announce the release of the official 2014 Wind Wildlife Research Meeting X Proceedings. These Proceedings capture and summarize the work of nearly 100 presenters on a wide array of wind-wildlife topics being addressed by industry, policy-makers, conservation groups, and......

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AWWI Hosts Tenth Internationally-Recognized Wind Wildlife Research Meeting

(December 18, 2014) Over 330 wind-wildlife stakeholders engaged with AWWI at the 10th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting to set the stage for wind-wildlife solutions in 2015 and beyond.  This year marks another success for the Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, as more than 330 participants attended three and a half days of workshops, oral presentations, and poster......

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