Anti-'Bird Kill' Plan Still Rankles Some

Stimson, Leslie
May 2011
Radio World;5/4/2011, p1
Trade Publication
The article focuses on the rules and procedures drafted by the U.S. Federal Communications Commission (FCC) which is designed to ensure that the impact of the proposed towers to the environment, particularly to migratory birds, are considered before it is built or substantially changed. It cites lighting, height, support system, and the location of communication towers as the key factors in bird kills at towers. The author also suggests alternatives for constructing and managing towers.


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