Wind farms potentially killing thousands of bats


A survey of 29 wind farms showed 197 bats are killed each month in the UK. Bat ecology researcher Lia Gilmour, and the strategy director of a climate charity 10:10, Leo Murray, discussed what can be done to prevent bat deaths in wind farms.

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  10 comments for “Wind farms potentially killing thousands of bats

  1. I don't know
    November 26, 2016 at 4:18 AM

    They are big looking bats, what part of UK are they from?

    • Goldie Dee
      November 26, 2016 at 4:28 AM

      London Zoo. x 🙂

    • Kerrie Grant
      November 26, 2016 at 3:12 PM

      ITS MAGNIFICATION forjive caps

  2. thebaconfromhell
    November 26, 2016 at 4:23 AM

    we did it fam. We killed batman by accident.

  3. J4ckCr0w
    November 26, 2016 at 4:26 AM

    Invest in France fusion reactor and the world is safe.

    • atypical homo sapian
      November 26, 2016 at 7:13 AM

      lol, yeah, look at all the benifits from fukushima, fukushimas 4 reactors
      caused 31 million 1 ton bags of contaminated soil, along with the death of
      the pacific… yep, completly safe–NOT

  4. atypical homo sapian
    November 26, 2016 at 7:10 AM

    still better than nuclear, which is killing the pacific… and either
    windfarms kill them or not, potentionally sounds like it could happen–more
    fake news-smh … its not climate change, its called solar cycles-jeez

  5. Struggle Gaming
    November 26, 2016 at 11:01 AM

    And how many bats were killed by habitat destruction, and pollution?
    Oh right… 200 bats hold this L.

  6. amoore67
    November 26, 2016 at 12:35 PM

    The Real News: Possible thousands of insects outsmart bats using wind farms
    as their most valuable weapons of death. No one knows if this is hurting
    the bat population at all, so many dead bats to count & collect we don’t
    have time for any video or imaged proof.

  7. Kerrie Grant
    November 26, 2016 at 3:08 PM

    its not only bats being killed, and i hate these turbines, STOP THEM

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