WEST is proud to be a sponsor at the Conference on Wind Energy and Wildlife Impacts next week in The Netherlands! WEST staff will be participating in a number of oral and poster presentations. Stop by our booth to say hello! 

Full presentation details and times are outlined below:

Tuesday, April 5th

11:00 – 12:30

Measuring Bat Occupancy and Abundance Using UAV-based Line Transect Surveys
David Young, Presenter

Wednesday, April 6th

10:30 – 12:15

Results of Testing – A Multi-Sensor Approach for Measuring Bird and Bat Collisions with Wind Turbines
Jennifer Stucker, Ph.D., Presenter

Thursday, April 7th

11:00 – 12:30

Post-Construction Bird and Bat Fatality Monitoring for Onshore Wind Energy Projects in Emerging Market Countries: Good Practice Handbook and Decision Support Tool
Kate MacEwan, Presenter

13:30 – 15:00

Standardizing Post-Construction Fatality Monitoring Data Collection and Dissemination for Emerging-market Wind Power Projects
Paul Rabie, Ph.D., Presenter

Friday, April 8th

10:30 – 12:15

Winds of Change – Planning, Perspective and Partnership as We Move Forward with Wind Energy and Wildlife Interactions in Africa
Kate MacEwan, Presenter

Poster Sessions

Wind Energy and Grouse Populations: Can Grouse Endure the Increased Demand for Renewable Energy?
Chad LeBeau, Presenter

Operational Wildlife Monitoring at U.S. Wind Facilities: Assessing Hoary Bat Population Trends
Paul Rabie, Ph.D., Presenter