New Research on Smart Curtailment for Bats at Wind Energy Facilities Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy
Thursday, March 26, 2020 3:00 – 4:30 pm ET Recording The final NWCC webinar in a series on research supported
New Research on Deterrents and Monitoring for Bats at Wind Energy Facilities Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy
Tuesday, March 17, 2020 3:00 – 4:30 pm ET Recording The second NWCC webinar in a series on research supported
March 2020 (24 pp.) 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.
New Research on Wildlife Monitoring at Offshore Wind Energy Facilities Supported by the U.S. Department of Energy
Thursday, January 16, 2020 2:00 – 3:30 PM ET Recording The NWCC hosted a webinar on new and upcoming research
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 1:00 – 2:30 PM ET The NWCC hosted a webinar with presentations on progress and updates
Thursday, November 7, 2019 2:00 – 3:30 PM Eastern Presenter: Michael Speerschneider, Senior Director of Permitting Policy and Environmental Affairs,
A new report provides provides a peer-reviewed synthesis of current, accurate information about the benefits of wind energy, adverse wind-wildlife impacts, efforts to find solutions, and recommended focus for future research.
Mark your calendars! The 13th NWCC Wind Wildlife Research Meeting will take place December 1 – 4, 2020. The 2020
March 2019 (155 pp.) These Proceedings capture and summarize the work of 33 presentations and panels on current research on wind energy-related wildlife fatalities; habitat and behavioral impacts; avoidance, minimization, and mitigation strategies and technologies; and dialogue on balancing wind energy development and wildlife conservation.
Friday, April 12, 2019 1:00 – 2:30PM Eastern Research Priorities to Address Bats and Wind Energy Issues Presenter: Michael Schirmacher,
Friday, March 22, 2019 2:00 – 3:30PM Eastern Recording NWCC held a webinar on two tools intended to help monitor, track,