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- Pylant, Cortney L.; Nelson, David M.; Fitzpatrick, Matthew C.; Gates, J. Edward; Keller, Stephen R.
- Ecological applications 2016 v.26 no.5 pp. 1381-1395
- migratory species, etc ; Lasiurus borealis; Lasiurus cinereus; deuterium; genetic techniques and protocols; insectivores; monitoring; mortality; population genetics; population structure; stable isotopes; trees; wind power; Appalachian region; United States; Show all 15 Subjects
- ... An unanticipated impact of wind‐energy development has been large‐scale mortality of insectivorous bats. In eastern North America, where mortality rates are among the highest in the world, the hoary bat (Lasiurus cinereus) and the eastern red bat (L. borealis) comprise the majority of turbine‐associated bat mortality. Both species are migratory tree bats with widespread distributions; however, lit ...