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Wind Farms Kills 440,000 Birds Every Year: Cats Still Winning

by | 23rd, March 2011

WHO wants renewable power? Who wants wind farms? Bird haters, that’s who:

The American Bird Conservancy estimates that up to 500 million birds are killed each year by cats …

By contrast, 440,000 birds are killed by wind turbines each year, according to the United States Fish and Wildlife Service, although that number is expected to exceed one million by 2030 as the number of wind farms grows to meet increased demand.

Let’s burn cats!

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