Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX

The 9th Wind Wildlife Research Meeting was held November 28-30, 2012, in Broomfield, CO.


The biennial Wind Wildlife Research Meeting provides an internationally recognized forum for researchers and stakeholders to share and engage on the latest science focused on better understanding the risk of wind energy to wildlife and developing solutions to avoid, minimize, and offset impacts. The meeting also brings together thought leaders to discuss priority topics and themes in the wind-wildlife arena.


  • Access a folder containing the program overview, abstracts, and presenter bios here.
  • Access a folder containing the presentations for Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX here.
  • Access a folder containing the posters for Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX here.


The proceedings document research presented at the NWCC Wind Wildlife Research Meeting IX, pertaining to wildlife fatalities; habitat and behavioral impacts; cumulative and landscape-scale impacts to species; mitigation techniques and technologies; and offshore considerations.

Disclaimer: AWWI strives for excellence when organizing the agenda for the Wind Wildlife Research Meeting, and each abstract submission is peer reviewed. However, authors represent their own work, and inclusion of in the meeting program and proceedings does not imply endorsement of the study or results by AWWI or others affiliated with the meeting. Much of the information presented in presentations is preliminary and should not be quoted or cited without permission from the authors.