DWQA QuestionsCategory: QuestionsIMPACT OF WIND TURBINES ON BIRD LIFE
Trudi Dorfling asked 2 years ago

Good Day,
My daughter is doing a project about wind turbines & wanted to know if you have any impact studies or statistics on before & after bird populations?
Any & all information would be of great assistance.
Thanking you in advance.
Kind regards,
Trudi Dorfling
0721434800

1 Answers
Maggie Langlands Staff answered 2 years ago

Hi Trudi,
We have data for our local wind farm sites but it has not been analysed, so there are no studies as such.
Birdlife South Africa’s Renewable Energy division would be your best source – you can call Samantha Ralston-Paton on 083 673 3948 or email her on energy@birdlife.org.za.
Maggie Langlands (Renewable Energy Portfolio)