The impact of a central Apennine wind-farm

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Paolo Forconi *
Maurizio Fusari
Annalisa Appiotti
(*) Corresponding Author:
Paolo Forconi | chiros.studio@libero.it

Abstract

We monitored raptors and investigated collision rate of birds with 2 turbines of a central Apennine wind-farm. We detected 1,18/raptors/km2/h. We have not found bird fatalities with turbines. We found 2 carcasses: one Subalpine Warbler, Sylvia cantillans, died by collision with a close communication tower and a Kestrel, Falco tinnunculus, died by electrocution with an MT power-line starting from the communication tower.

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