"The death count along the ridgelines of the Bay Area’s Altamount Pass Wind Resource Area has averaged 67 a year for three decades.
The 200ft high turbines, which have been operating since the 1980s, lie in the heart of the grassy canyons that are home to one of the highest densities of nesting golden eagles in the US."
Wednesday, September 7, 2011
I hate to see this happening. This is a no win for everyone and the only answer I can see to disable the windmills. We need these magnificant birds, they work non stop hunting rodents, snakes and insects. But, the damage may already be irreversable, averaging 67 deaths per year for decades I hope not.
Tuesday, September 6, 2011
As a Catholic in the south, I am often asked if I have a "close and personal relationship with Jesus Christ". I smile and say "I do" We Catholics are blessed with Seven Sacraments, Reconciliation is just one...
Saturday, September 3, 2011
We've all experienced it--betrayal, the moment when expectation bursts through the veil of reality. I don't expect alot from the folks I know and trust within my circle of life other than respect and loyalty--both of which I am happy to return. Yet, there is always that one person, isn't there? She knows who she is...