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Columm: Windmills and wildlife: Clean-energy projects and endangered species

  • STAR-ADVERTISER / 2012
                                Wind turbine components destined for the Kawailoa Wind Project in Haleiwa were stored at Barbers Point Harbor in 2012.

    STAR-ADVERTISER / 2012

    Wind turbine components destined for the Kawailoa Wind Project in Haleiwa were stored at Barbers Point Harbor in 2012.

When the Kawailoa Wind Project in Haleiwa negotiated its Habitat Conservation Plan in 2012, the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service granted the project an incidental take permit, allowing the farm to kill 60 of the endangered Hawaiian hoary bats over a 20-year period. Read more

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