Impacts to Wildlife from Offshore Wind Turbines in the Gulf of Maine
Worried about the impact of offshore wind turbines on marine life off the coast of New England? SAFE kicks off the New Year with a program on the opportunities and challenges that wind turbines pose for endangered species such as the North Atlantic Right Whale, migrating birds, and fish and lobster that are critical to the local fishing community.
Facilitator: Amber Hewett, Program Director for Offshore Wind Energy at the National Wildlife Federation
Speaker: Kelt Wilska, Energy Justice Manager at Maine Conservation Voters
Speaker: Eliza Donoghue, Director of Advocacy & Staff Attorney at Maine Audubon