TITLE

Anti-'Bird Kill' Plan Still Rankles Some

AUTHOR(S)
Stimson, Leslie
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Radio World;5/4/2011, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
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.
ACCESSION #
61076673

 

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