Related Links Joomla! - the dynamic portal engine and content management system http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php 2015-03-24T16:03:55Z WORLD MIGRATORY BIRD DAY johannes.schramm@web.de Joomla! 1.5 - Open Source Content Management Birds and Powerlines 2009-12-13T20:13:20Z 2009-12-13T20:13:20Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=29&Itemid=13 The website provides information on the protection of birds against electrocution through power lines. Main focus are big birds species. The website provides information on the protection of birds against electrocution through power lines. Main focus are big birds species. US Electric company guilty of killing 232 eagles – Must pay $10.5 million 2009-12-13T20:13:58Z 2009-12-13T20:13:58Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=30&Itemid=13 Utility Giant to Pay Millions for Eagle Protection July 2009. PacifiCorp, one of the largest electric utilities in the USA, pleaded guilty to unlawfully killing golden eagles and other migratory birds. The company was ordered to pay over $10.5 mill Utility Giant to Pay Millions for Eagle Protection July 2009. PacifiCorp, one of the largest electric utilities in the USA, pleaded guilty to unlawfully killing golden eagles and other migratory birds. The company was ordered to pay over $10.5 mill Caution: Electrocution! - Suggested Practices for Bird Protection on Power Lines 2009-12-13T20:14:36Z 2009-12-13T20:14:36Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=31&Itemid=13 This NABU brochure provides information on electrocution and its worldwide threat for birds. It also contains mitigation guidelines and decribes the technical standards necessary for constructions to protect affected bird species. This NABU brochure provides information on electrocution and its worldwide threat for birds. It also contains mitigation guidelines and decribes the technical standards necessary for constructions to protect affected bird species. ‘EcoNIOKR’ Ltd. Ecological scientific research and construction 2009-12-13T20:15:11Z 2009-12-13T20:15:11Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=32&Itemid=13 This site explores the issue of bird mortalities as a result of electrocution, and introduces a device designed to make power grids in Russia less dangerous. (page is in Russian). This site explores the issue of bird mortalities as a result of electrocution, and introduces a device designed to make power grids in Russia less dangerous. (page is in Russian). ‘Rate of Bird Collision with Power Lines: Effects of Conductor-Marking and Static Wire-Marking’ 2009-12-13T20:15:45Z 2009-12-13T20:15:45Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=33&Itemid=13 A Study by Guyonne F. E. Janss & Miguel Ferrer, which examines the use of different markers to reduce bird collisions with power lines in Spain. A Study by Guyonne F. E. Janss & Miguel Ferrer, which examines the use of different markers to reduce bird collisions with power lines in Spain. BirdLife International. ‘Price of power’ 2009-12-13T20:16:17Z 2009-12-13T20:16:17Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=34&Itemid=13 An interesting article on the impacts of electric power lines on birds. An interesting article on the impacts of electric power lines on birds. American Bird Conservancy. ‘Mortality Threats to Birds - Power Lines’ 2009-12-13T20:17:02Z 2009-12-13T20:17:02Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=35&Itemid=13 This website presents a general overview of the effects power lines have on birds. This website presents a general overview of the effects power lines have on birds. Avian Power Line Interaction Committee. ‘Suggested Practices for Avian Protection on Power Lines’ 2009-12-13T20:17:37Z 2009-12-13T20:17:37Z http://worldmigratorybirdday.org/2009/index.php?option=com_weblinks&view=weblink&id=36&Itemid=13 A comprehensive resource for addressing the issue of avian electrocutions at electric power facilities. A comprehensive resource for addressing the issue of avian electrocutions at electric power facilities.