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BirdWind sub projects



BirdWind Sub projects


The project is split up into the following sub projects, which may be further divided into more specific tasks.

Manouvering between wind turbines is not part of the birds’ evolutionary background. BirdWind reveal possibilities for mutual adaptations between these installations and local birdlife. Photo © Espen Lie Dahl, NINA.    


  • Search for bird collisions with the help of trained dogs
  • White-tailed eagle population dynamics
  • Genetics of white-tailed eagles
  • Radio telemetry of white-tailed eagles
  • Behavioural responses in white-tailed eagles
  • Avian radar technology development                                 
  • Willow ptarmigan population studies
  • Wind energy and waders / smaller passerines
  • Optical/auditive mitigation measures
  • GIS, terrain modelling and data flow
  • Bibliography – birds and aerial obstacles