Are waterbirds disturbed by wind turbines?

Are waterbirds disturbed by wind turbines?

Richard Nairn of Natura gave a presentation at the recent conference on Renewable Energy and Biodiversity organised by the Institute of Ecology and Environmental Management You can view the presentation here >>

Windfarm Bird Surveys Underway

Windfarm Bird Surveys Underway

Natura is engaged in a major baseline survey of birds on potential windfarm sites across six counties in the midlands of Ireland. Appointed by Mainstream Renewable Power, we have a team of experienced ornithologists in the field, recording¬†winter bird concentrations…

Wind Turbines Approved at Cork Harbour

Wind Turbines Approved at Cork Harbour

An Bord Pleanala has announced its decision to grant planning permission for four wind turbines in the vicinity of Ringaskiddy, Co Cork. Each of these turbines will be up to 150 metres high and will be located close to the…

Rock Quarry

Wexford Quarries Screened

Natura has completed for Wexford County Council, a major review of quarries in Co Wexford, to screen them for Appropriate Assessment under the terms of the EU Habitats Directive.