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Windmills vs. Birds

Discussion in 'The Okie Corral' started by Big Bird, Mar 8, 2012.

  1. Big Bird

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    How did the windmills in California kill the bats in Pennsylvania?
     

  3. ocjackel

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    You obviously haven't seen the size of these windmills.
     
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    We have the same wind turbines here in Texas, but, well, this is Texas so I guess the carnage never extends outside the state.

    Hey, maybe that's why I don't see armadillos much anymore, wind turbines got 'em.

    :whistling:
     
  5. cgwahl

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    They just need to start making giant versions of these:

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    Oh yes, because obviously it was the "unpleasant buffeting" that did them in.

    :supergrin:
     
  7. CBennett

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    lol THATS a BIG windmill lol powerful enough to kill bats in PA from CA lol
     
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    or maybe the size of the bats!
     
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    I've seen windfarms on TV and never thought about their sizes. Then I drove by one in CA (near Palm Springs, IIRC) and was like... "Holy Carp! They're big."

    I pity any bird that has to fly through them.
     
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    As long as they eat what they kill
     
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    Not just big, but plentiful.
     
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    Thats me standing next to a single blade. They're HUGE.
     
  14. KennyFSU

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    Wow, thanks for showing some perspective! I'd like to see more comparison pics.


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    Either that or your really a lilliputian!
     
  17. Glock20 10mm

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    Yeah... they always seem to exclude how many birds are killed by cars, buildings and other man made items. Morons keep targeting a legitimate way to make relatively clean power.
     
  18. ocjackel

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    Good point. However if the bats are really that big I say they probably need killin'.
     
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    Kill it with RPG's.
     
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