Seals Use Offshore Wind Farms as New Foraging Grounds

July 22, 2014 10:09 AM

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Scientists tracked the movements of seals and noticed that these marine mammals use off shore wind farms as foraging grounds to feast on invertebrates.

The research carried out by the University of St. Andrews found that offshore wind turbines offer a valuable feeding opportunity for the wildlife population in the area. The finding was based on the analysis of the data retrieved from GPS devices that were fixed to Harbour and Grey seals in the Nort...

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