Minimizing Collision Impacts for Bats at Operational Wind Facilities, Part 1: Curtailment (an AWWI Webinar)
Mon, Oct 04 | Free Webinar

Minimizing Collision Impacts for Bats at Operational Wind Facilities, Part 1: Curtailment (an AWWI Webinar)

Registration is Closed

Time & Location

Oct 04, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EDT
Free Webinar

About the Event

Presentations:

  • What We Know About the Efficacy of Curtailment After a Decade of Research and Why it MattersPresenters: Winifred Frick and Michael Whitby, Bat Conservation International 
  • Reviewing the Effectiveness and Measurement of Curtailment Strategies for Reducing Bat Fatalities at Terrestrial Wind FarmsPresenter: Evan Adams, Biodiversity Research Institute 
  • Status of DOE-Funded Smart/Informed Curtailment ProjectsPresenter: Cris Hein, National Renewable Energy Laboratory 
  • Are Bat Activity and Mortality Best Predicted by Weather Measured On-Site or at Off-Site Regional Airports?Presenter: Rhett Good, Western Ecosystems Technology Inc. 
  • Approaches to Developing Smart Curtailment Algorithms for Bats and Birds: Big Data and Machine Learning Perspectives from BatCast and BirdCastPresenter: Andrew Farnsworth, Cornell Lab of Ornithology