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Altamont Infrastructure Company

Reply Comments of California Wind Companies on the Committee Workshop of June 27-28, 2005
       Authored-By: Altamont Infrastructure Company, Green Ridge Power Company, Global Renewable Energy Partners, PPM Energy Inc., Altamont Winds Inc., SeaWest Power Resources LLC, enXco Inc.
       Published-By: California Energy Commission
       Date: 2005-06-28
       SRC Ref. # R11

Alameda County - East County Board of Zoning Adjustments

   Diablo Winds repowering Conditional Use Permit
       Authored By: Alameda County - East County Board of Zoning Adjustments
       Published By: Alameda County
       
Date: 2003-09-25
       SRC Ref. # R28

Barclay

   Variation in bat and bird fatalities at wind energy facilities: assessing the effects of rotor size and tower height
       Authored By: Barclay, Baerwald, Gruver
       Published By:
       
Date: 2007-03-28
       SRC Ref. # R44

California Energy Commission

   Wind Performance Report Summary 2000-2001
       Authored By: California Energy Commission
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2002-12-01
       SRC Ref. # R62
   Wind Performance Report Summary 2002-2003
       Authored By: California Energy Commission
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2006-06-01
       SRC Ref. # R63
   California Guidelines for Reducing Impacts to Birds and Bats
       Authored By: California Energy Commission
       Published By:
       
Date: 2007-10-01
       SRC Ref. # R67

California Institute for Energy and Environment

   Avian/Wind Statistical Peer Review Project
       Authored By: California Institute for Energy and Environment
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2006-12-00
       SRC Ref. # R46

Castle

   Nocturnal Behavior of Raptors at Wind Energy Facilities
       Authored By: Castle
       Published By: Sonoma State University Master's Thesis
       
Date: 2007
       SRC Ref. # R48

Cryan

   Mating Behavior as a Possible Cause of Bat Fatalities at Wind Turbines
       Authored By: Cryan
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date:2008
       SRC Ref. # R54

Curry

   Altamont Avian Plan: Status Report to the US Fish and Wildlife Service
       Authored By: Curry, Kerlinger
       Published By: The Consortium of Altamont Owners
       
Date: 1997-12-00
       SRC Ref. # R45
   Avian Mitigation Plan: Kenetech Model Wind Turbines, Altamont Pass WRA, California
       Authored By: Curry, Kerlinger
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date: 1998
       SRC Ref. # R52
   An Evaluation of the Impact of the Alameda County/Land Owner Ground Squirrel Management Program on Squirrel Abundance, Raptor Use, and Raptor Fatalities: A Status Report
       Authored By: Curry, Kerlinger
       Published By: Altamont Infrastructure Company
       
Date: 1999-06-30
       SRC Ref. # R24

Erickson

   Avian Collisions with Wind Turbines
       Authored By: Erickson, Johnson, Strickland, Young, Sernka, Good
       Published By: National Wind Coordinating Committee
       
Date: 2001-08-30
       SRC Ref. # R7
   Synthesis and Comparision of Baseline Avian and Bat Use, Raptor Nesting and Mortality Information from Proposed and Exsisting Wind Developments
       Authored By: Erickson, Johnson, Young, Strickland, Good, Bourassa, Bay, Sernka (WEST,Inc.)
       Published By: West, Inc.
       
Date: 2002-12-01
       SRC Ref. # R19
   Interim Summary on the Effectiveness of the Winter Period Turbine Shutdown in the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Erickson, Strickland
       Published By: West Inc.
       
Date: 2007-04-08
       SRC Ref. # R35

Good

   Population Level Survey of Gold Eagles (Aquila chrysaetos) in the Western United States
       Authored By: Good, Nielson, Sawyer, McDonald
       Published By: U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service
       
Date: 2004-08-30
       SRC Ref. # R10

Hodos

   Minimization of Motion Smear: Reducing Avian Collisions with Wind Turbines
       Authored By: Hodos
       Published By: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
       
Date: 2003-08-31
       SRC Ref. # R6
   Reduction of Motion Smear to Reduce Avian Collisions with Wind Turbines
       Authored By: Hodos, Potoki, Storm, Gaffney
       Published By: University of Maryland
       
Date:2000-05-16
       SRC Ref. # R22

Hoover

   The Response of Red-Tailed Hawks and Golden Eagles to Topographical Features, Weather, and Adundance of a Dominant Prey Species at the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area, California
       Authored By: Hoover
       Published By: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
       
Date: 2002-06-30
       SRC Ref. # R5

Howell

   Assessment of Avian Use and Mortality Related to Wind Turbine Operations, Altamont Pass
       Authored By: Howell, DiDonato
       Published By:
       
Date: 1991-11-07
       SRC Ref. # R65
   Avian Mortality at Rotor Swept Area Equivalents Altamont Pass and Montezuma Hills, California
       Authored By: Howell, DiDonato
       Published By: Judd Howell & Associates
       
Date: 1997-01-31
       SRC Ref. # R64

Hunt

   The Influence of High Ground Squirrel Densities on the Occurrence of Golden Eagles on Altamont Ownership Consortium Property
       Authored By: Hunt, Culp
       Published By: Altamont Ownership Consortium
       
Date: 1997-11-25
       SRC Ref. # R25
   Golden Eagles In A Perilous Landscape: Predicting the Effects of Mitigation for Wind Turbine Blade-Strike Mortality
       Authored By: Hunt
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2002-07-31
       SRC Ref. # R16
   The Trend of Golden Eagle Territory Occupancy in the Vicinity of the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area: 2005 Study
       Authored By: Hunt, Hunt
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2006-06-00
       SRC Ref. # R43

Insignia Environmental

   2008/2009 Annual Report for the Buena Vista Avian and Bat Monitoring Project
       Authored By: Insignia Environmental
       Published By: Insignia Environmental
       Date: 2009-09-04
       SRC Ref. # R59

Johnson

   A Bibliography of Bat Interactions with Wind Turbines
       Authored By: Johnson, Arnett
       Published By:
       
Date: 2004-06-01
       SRC Ref. # R56
   BWEC Report 2004-2007
       Authored By:Johnson, Arnett
       Published By: BWEC
       
Date: 2007-01-01
       SRC Ref. # R57

Korner-Nievergelt

   A new method to determine bird and bat fatality at wind energy turbines from carcass searches.
       Authored By: Korner-Nievergelt, Korner-Nievergelt, Behr, Niermann, Niermann, Brinkmann, Hellriegel
       Published By: Wildlife Biology
       
Date: 2011
       SRC Ref. # R66

Kunz

   Assessing Impacts of Wind-Energy Development on Nocturnally Active Birds and Bats: A Guidance Document
       Authored By: Kunz, Arnett, Cooper, Erickson, Larkin, Mabee, Morrison, Strickland, Szewczak
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date: 2007
       SRC Ref. # R53

Kuvlesky

   Wind Energy Development and Wildlife Conservation: Challenges and Opportunities
       Authored By: Kuvlesky, Brennan, Morrison, Boydston, Ballard, Bryant
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date: 2007-01-01
       SRC Ref. # R49

Mabee

   Nocturnal Bird Migration Over an Appalachian Ridge at a Proposed Wind Power Project
       Authored By: Mabee, Cooper, Plissner, Young
       Published By:
       
Date: 2006
       SRC Ref. # R47

McIssac

   Raptor Acuity and Wind Turbine Blade Conspicuity
       Authored By: McIsaac
       Published By: Boise State University
       
Date: 2001-05-01
       SRC Ref. # R23

Nicholls

   Bats Avoid Radar Installations: Could Electromagnetic Fields Deter Bats from Colliding with Wind Turbines?
       Authored By: Nicholls, Racey
       Published By:
       
Date: 2007-03-14
       SRC Ref. # R42

Orloff

   Wind Turbine Effects on Avian Activity, Habitat Use, and Mortality in Altamont Pass and Solano County Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Orloff, Flannery
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 1992-03-31
       SRC Ref. # R30
   A Continued Examination of Avian Mortality in the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Orloff, Flannery
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 1996-06-30
       SRC Ref. # R31

Smallwood

   Alternative Plan to Implement Mitigation Measures in APWRA
       Authored By: Smallwood, Thelander, Spiegel
       Published By: Smallwood
       
Date: 2004-07-16
       SRC Ref. # R12
   Developing Methods to Reduce Bird Mortality in the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Smallwood, Thelander
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2004-08-11
       SRC Ref. # R2
   Repowering the APWRA: Forecasting and Minimizing Avian Mortality Without Signifigant Loss of Power Generation
       Authored By: Smallwood, Neher
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2004-12-31
       SRC Ref. # R8
   Assessment to Support an Adaptive Management Plan for the APWRA
       Authored By: Smallwood, Spiegel
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2005-01-19
       SRC Ref. # R1
   Partial Re-Assessment of an adaptive management plan for the APWRA: Accounting for Turbine Size
       Authored By: Smallwood, Spiegel
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2005-03-25
       SRC Ref. # R14
   Combining Biology-Based and Policy Based Tiers of Priority for Determining Wind Turbine Relocation/Shutdown to Reduce Bird Fatalities in the APWRA
       Authored By: Smallwood, Spiegel
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2005-06-01
       SRC Ref. # R13
   Bird Mortality at the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Smallwood, Thelander
       Published By: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
       
Date: 2005-08-31
       SRC Ref. # R3
   Biological Effects of Repowering a Portion of the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area, California: The Diablo Winds Energy Project
       Authored By: Smallwood
       Published By:
       
Date: 2006-07-27
       SRC Ref. # R34
   Estimating Wind Turbine-Caused Bird Mortality
       Authored By: Smallwood
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date: 2007
       SRC Ref. # R50
   Bird Mortality in the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area, California
       Authored By: Smallwood, Thelander
       Published By: The Journal of Wildlife Management
       
Date: 2008
       SRC Ref. # R51
   Range Management Practices To Reduce Wind Turbine Impacts On Burrowing Owls And Other Raptor In The Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area, California
       Authored By: Smallwood, Neher, Bell, DiDonato, Karas, Snyder, Lopez, East Bay Regional Park District
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2009-10-01
       SRC Ref. # R61
   Map Based Repowering and Reorganization of a Wind Resource Area to Minimize Burrowing Owl and Other Bird Fatalities
       Authored By: Smallwood, Neher, Bell
       Published By: Energies
       
Date: 2009-10-23
       SRC Ref. # R60
   Long-Term Trends in Fatality Rates of Birds and Bats in the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area, California
       Authored By: Smallwood
       Published By: Smallwood
       
Date: 2013-06-15
       SRC Ref. # R68

Spiegel

   CEC's Response to WEST's 07/07/04 "Comments on CEC Report (August 2004)
       Authored By: Spiegel
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2004-07-07
       SRC Ref. # R15

Sterner

   A Roadmap for PIER Research on Avian Collisions with Wind Turbines in California
       Authored By: Sterner
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2002-12-00
       SRC Ref. # R58

Thelander

   Bird Risk Behaviors and Fatalities at the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: Thelander, Smallwood, Rugge
       Published By: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
       
Date: 2003-12-31
       SRC Ref. # R4
   Distribution and Density of Moose in Relation to Landscape Characteristics: Effects of Scale
       Authored By: Maier, Ver Hoef, McGuire, Bowyer, Saperstein, Maier
       Published By:
       
Date: 2005
       SRC Ref. # R39

Tucker

   Mathematical Model of Bird Collisions With Wind Turbine Rotors
       Authored By: Tucker
       Published By: Duke University
       
Date: 1996-11-30
       SRC Ref. # R9

Warren-Hicks

   Improving Methods for Estimating Fatality of Birds and Bats at Wind Energy Facilities
       Authored By: Warren-Hicks, Newman, Karas, Wolpert, Tran (on behalf of California Wind Energy Association)
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2013-01-01
       SRC Ref. # R69

WEST Inc.

   Assessment of Avian Mortality from Collisions and Electrocutions
       Authored By: Dorin
       Published By: California Energy Commission
       
Date: 2005-06-01
       SRC Ref. # R18
   Avian Collision and Electrocution Risk Reduction Adaptive Management Plan for the Altamont Pass Wind Resource Area
       Authored By: WEST, Inc.
       Published By: WEST, Inc.
       
Date: 2005-08-23
       SRC Ref. # R21
   Diablo Winds Wildlife Monitoring Progress Report
       Authored By: WEST Inc.
       Published By:
       
Date: 2006-04-01
       SRC Ref. # R33

Ver Hoef

   Predicting Finite Populations from Spatially Correleated Data
       Authored By: Ver Hoef
       Published By:
       
Date: 2001
       SRC Ref. # R41
   Uncertainty and Spatial Linear Models for Ecological Data
       Authored By: Ver Hoef, Cressie, Fisher, Case
       Published By:
       
Date: 2001
       SRC Ref. # R38
   Sampling and Geostatistics for Spatial Data
       Authored By: Ver Hoef
       Published By:
       
Date: 2002
       SRC Ref. # R40

Young

   Comparison of Avian Responses to UV-Light-Reflective Paint on Wind Turbines, Subcontract Report July 1999 - December 2000
       Authored By: Young, Erickson, Strickland, Good, Sernka (WEST, Inc.)
       Published By: National Renewable Energy Laboratory
       
Date: 2003-01-31
       SRC Ref. # R20

United States Government Accountability Office

   Impacts on Wildlife and Government Responsibilities for Regulating Development and Protecting Wildlife
       Authored By: United States Government Accountability Office
       Published By: United States Government Accountability Office
       
Date: 2005-09-01
       SRC Ref. # R17

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