Utility Partnership Projects

Working to Keep Birds Safe from the Hazards of Electricity

When Power Companies team up with Wildlife Trusts & Organisations the results for bird safety can be considerable

Here are some examples:

New project between Electricity North West and the Wildfowl & Wetlands Trust (WWT) at Martin Mere in Burscough to help raise the visibility of our overhead powerlines to protect Swans, Geese and other Wildfowl from collision:

Webpage Image from Electricity Northwest website featuring this project

Tuscon Arizona Electrics work with Professor
from Arizona University

Stories written by Students of University of Arizona:
Urban communities can create habitat for wildlife
By Alexandra Cooper

extract from page

a story about a man finding an elctrocuted owl on a walk and how, when he contacted the utility company, they took action

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Response of Southern California Edison (SCE) to Reported Electricution Alert