wind farm effects ecosystem

wind mill break eco-balance


study found wind farm is affecting the ecosystem. in the Western Ghats of western India, wind farm is a threat to the top predators, the raptors; when the number of raptors decreases, their favourite meal, fan-throated lizards are living in a predator-free environment. the behaviour and appearance of these lizards have changed; their stress hormone is lower and their vigilance against possible threat is lower as well. with the wind farm, the raptors are gone and the number of lizards increased, and destroy the food chain.

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