Results Category: NWCC

Hatchet Ridge, Pattern Energy

Grouse, NWCC Report

Behavioral Response of Grouse to Wind Turbines

This meta-analysis reviewed studies that evaluated the effect of wind energy facilities on grouse. The objective was to determine the magnitude of effects of wind turbines on grouse habitat selection, lek attendance, and survival at various distances from wind turbines.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis Meeting Proceedings

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting XII Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 12th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2018, summarize 33 presentations and panels on current research on wind energy-related wildlife fatalities; habitat and behavioral impacts; mitigation strategies; and balancing wind energy development and wildlife conservation.

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Bats, Birds, NWCC Report

Comprehensive Guide to Studying Wind Energy/Wildlife Interactions

This resource document of the Wildlife Workgroup is intended as a guide to persons involved in designing, conducting, or requiring wind energy/wildlife interaction studies.

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Grouse, NWCC Fact Sheet

Greater Sage-Grouse Fact Sheet: Overview and Effects of Wind Energy Development

This fact sheet provides an overview of knowledge on greater sage-grouse ecology, status, conservation challenges, and current conservation efforts, and presents a summary of recent research findings on the interactions between sage-grouse and wind energy development.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis Meeting Proceedings

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting XI Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 11th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2016, summarize 37 presentations on research on balancing wind energy development and wildlife conservation. Focus areas include eagle detection and deterrence, bat fatalities, curtailment strategies, and population level impacts.

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Birds, NWCC Research Brief

Effects of Wind Power Development on the Population Biology of Greater Prairie-Chickens in Kansas

This research brief summarizes the key findings from the comprehensive seven-year research project on the effects of wind power development on Greater Prairie-Chickens in Kansas.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis Meeting Proceedings

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting X Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 10th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2014, capture and summarize the work of nearly 100 presenters on a wide array of wind-wildlife topics. Major focus areas include for detecting and deterring wildlife, assessing risk to eagles, and mechanisms to minimize impacts on bats.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis Meeting Proceedings

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 9th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2012, document presentations on research findings on topics pertaining to wildlife fatalities; habitat and behavioral impacts; landscape-scale impacts to species; mitigation techniques and technologies; and offshore considerations.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting VIII Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 8th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2010, summarize presentations on research topics pertaining to wind energy development and related wildlife impacts. Areas of focus include habitat impacts, mitigation techniques, offshore wind and wildlife issues, and modeling impacts.

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Meeting, NWCC, Synthesis

Wind Wildlife Research Meeting VII Proceedings

These Proceedings of the 7th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, 2008, summarize presentations on research topics pertaining to wind energy development and related wildlife impacts. Areas of focus include impacts to birds and bats, habitat and behavioral impacts, and mitigation techniques.

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