Join us for the next NWCC research webinar, Recently-Released Research on Wind Energy and Grassland Birds & Ducks, which will take place on Wednesday, November 20, 2013, 3:00 - 4:30pm ET. Click the link above for complete information and to sign up.
The recording of the U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service's online training broadcast on the Land-Based Wind Energy Guidelines is now available. To view, click the link above.
NWCC/AWWI is pleased to release a brief summarizing the comprehensive seven-year research project on the effects of wind power development on Greater Prairie-Chickens in Kansas. For more information, click the link above.
The Proceedings of the Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX are now available. Click the link above to download.
The U.S. Department of Energy webinar, "Wildlife Monitoring and Baseline Studies for Offshore Wind Development" presentations and recording are now available.
2010: November, September, July, June, May, April, March, February
2009: December, November, October, September, August, July, June, May, April, March, February, January
Historically, the organization and process of the NWCC was goverened by ground rules. These were used to guide decision making, establish operational and document publication protocol, and determine membership classifications. To read these ground rules, click here.
Wildlife Workgroup Publication Archive
Wind Turbine Interactions with Birds and Bats: A Summary of Research Results and Remaining Questions
Note: This fact sheet has been updated. Click here to view the latest draft.
Avian Collisions with Wind Turbines: A Summary of Existing Studies and Comparisons to Other Sources of Avian Collision Mortality in the United States
Studying Wind Energy/Bird Interactions: A Guidance Document
Addendum (published in 2003)
Note: This document has been updated. Click here to view the latest draft.
Wind Energy Issue Papers
1 - The Bennefits of Wind Energy: Brief, Paper
2 - Wind Energy Environmental Issues: Brief, Paper
3 - Siting Issues for Wind Power Plants: Brief, Paper
4 - Wind Energy Resources: Brief, Paper
5 - The Effect of Wind Energy Development on State and Local Economies: Brief, Paper
6 - Utility Procurement of Wind Resources: Brief, Paper
7 - Wind in a Restructured: Brief, Paper
8 - Incorporating Wind into Resources Portfolio: Brief, Paper
9 - Wind Energy Transmission and Utility Integration: Brief A, Brief B, Paper
10 - Wind Performance Characteristics: Brief, Paper
11- Wind Energy Costs: Brief, Paper
WPA and NWCC Wind Energy and Economic Development Forum
April 2007 - East Lansing, MI
Wind Partners Coordination
New York and Pennsylvania Wind Energy Workshop and Wind Forum
July 2001 - Albany, NY
New England Wind Issues Forum
November 1997 - Boston, Massachusetts