10th AWWI/NWCC Wind Wildlife Research Meeting Sets the Stage for Wind-Wildlife Solutions in 2015 and Beyond
December marked another success for the Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, as more than 330 participants attended three and a half days of workshops, oral presentations, and poster sessions representing the work of nearly 100 presenters.
AWWI Releases Summary of Wind-Wildlife Interactions
AWWI is pleased to announce the release of “Wind Turbine Interactions with Wildlife and their Habitats,” which summarizes what is known about the impacts of land-based wind power on wildlife in North America and the status of our knowledge regarding how to avoid and/or minimize these impacts.
Watch Recordings of Recent Webinars
The most recent NWCC webinar featured recently-released research on wind energy and grassland birds & ducks. Watch the recording and access the presentations and publications under previous webinars...
Access Wind-Wildlife Tools
Visit the tools page to access tools, including mapping and decision support tools and fatality estimators.
Explore Wind-Wildlife Resources
Visit the resources section to explore federal, state, and other wind-wildlife resources. This section provides links to information such as the U.S. DOE Wind Program and U.S. FWS wind energy development information.
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Wind Wildlife Research Meeting
The biennial Wind Wildlife Research Meeting provides an internationally recognized forum for researchers and wind-wildlife stakeholders to hear contributed papers, view research posters, and listen to panels that synthesize the most recent wind power-related wildlife research. More
NWCC Research Webinars
NWCC hosts quarterly webinars on the latest in wind-wildlife research and tools. Check out the webinars page for more information.
New AWWI Website
The American Wind Wildlife Institute facilitates the NWCC. We also have a new website, which includes information about AWWI, our partners, our programs, and our tools and publications. Check it out!
Comprehensive Guide to Studying Wind Energy/Wildlife Interactions
Are you involved in designing, conducting, or requiring wind energy/wildlife interaction studies? Check out this free NWCC resource document of the Wildlife Workgroup. More
The National Wind Coordinating Collaborative is a consensus-based collaborative formed in 1994 to address sustainable development of wind power that comprises a diverse set of stakeholders. NWCC’s work is currently focused on wind and wildlife issues. More
The NWCC is co-funded by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Wind and Water Technologies Program through the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and the American Wind Wildlife Institute (AWWI), which facilitates the NWCC.