Saturday, August 15, 2009
More about noise, from Australia
Ibis arriving to roost, another photograph sent to us by Marion Chapman of Australia, who is our Featured Artist. She and her husband helped re-establish the Bald Hills Wetland Reserve in the 1980's. Its success as a refuge for wildlife, primarily wetland birds; as an educational tool for young people and as an experience as a wild-place surpassed all expectations. It is now threatened by the Bald Hills Wind Farm. If constructed, turbines would be visible and audible from every part of the reserve.
Watch a video story which tells the inconvenient truth about wind farms noise, by Channel Nine's 'A Current Affair' television program (in Australia) Follow this Link to the video, showing interviews with Australians whose lives are being destroyed by wind turbine noise: