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Studying the Hazards of Electricity and Finding Solutions
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Studies, Articles, Papers

on the subject of powerlines and bird safety

Bevanger, Kjetil 'Biological and conservation aspects of bird mortality caused by electricity power lines: a review'

Bevanger, Kjetil 'Bird Interactions with Utility Structures, Collision and Electrocution Causes'

Bevanger, Kjetil and Overskaug, Kristian, Chancellor, R.D., B.-U. Meyburg & J.J. Ferrero eds. 1998 Holarctic Birds of Prey, 'Utility Structures as a mortality factor for Raptors and Owls in Norway'

Demerdzhiev, Dimitar A. Acta Zoologica Bulgarica, Research Article, Acta zool. bulg., 66 (2), 2014: 411-423 'Factors Influencing Bird Mortality Caused by Power Lines within Special Protected Areas and undertaken Conservation Efforts'

Ferrer, Miguel, PublicationBirds and power lines From conflict to solution'

Janss, Guyonne F.E., October 16, 2013 'Avian mortality from power lines: a morphologic approach of a species-speci®c mortality'

Olendorff, R.R., A.D. Miller & R.N. Lehman (1981) 'Suggested practices for raptor protection on power lines- The state of the art in 1981.' Raptor Research Foundation, Inc., Raptor Research Report No. 4., St. Paul, Minnesota. 111pp.

Parasharya, Anika Tere 1 & B.M., part of PhD Thesis, JoTT CommuniCation 3(11): 2192–2201 November 2011 'Flamingo mortality due to collision with high tension electric wires in Gujarat, India'

Shobrak, Mohammed, 'Electrocution and collision of birds with power lines in Saudi Arabia'

Thomas, Nancy J., 'Elecrocution'

Tintó1a, Albert Realb, Joan and Mañosac, Santi Predicting and Correcting Electrocution of Birds in Mediterranean Areas, Journal of Wildlife Management 74(8):1852-1862. 2010