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Wind Turbines Give Bats the "Bends," Study Finds

Wind turbines can kill bats without touching them by causing a bends-like condition due to rapidly dropping air pressure, new research suggests.

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Date Of Record Release 2010-02-24 17:42:02
Description Wind turbines can kill bats without touching them by causing a bends-like condition due to rapidly dropping air pressure, new research suggests.
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Source National Geographic Magazine
Keyword Bats, Wind turbines, Impact on wildlife, Turbine blades
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Date Of Record Creation 2010-02-24 17:36:38
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Date Last Modified 2010-04-20 13:37:41
Creator Brian Handwerk
Language English
Date Record Checked: 2010-02-24 00:00:00 (W3C-DTF)

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