Why do birds crash into solar panels?

Billions of birds die annually from collisions with windows, communication towers, wind turbines, and other human-made objects. One reason is that birds see a reflection of the sky in the object and think they're flying into an unobstructed path.

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Last updated on 23 September 2020

Type: 
Media Watch
Threats: 
Energy production and mining
Species group: 
Birds