Ultrasonic detectors reveal the detrimental effect of wind turbines at forest sites on bats

As more and more wind turbines (WTs) are installed in the course of the energy transition and distance regulations to human settlements are tightened, suitable locations are becoming increasingly difficult to find. As a result, wind turbines are increasingly being erected in forests – to the detriment of forest specialists among bats.

Quelle: IDW Informationsdienst Wissenschaft