Land Grab or How Wind Projects in Wyoming May Spell Disaster for the Bald Eagle

Bobbi85710's Mouth in the South

Does the following volume of Bald Eagles (our National Emblem), and as reported via the Wyoming Game and Fish Department, appear to be adequate to the state of Wyoming and therefore to The United States of America?

Population Status: population size is restricted but extirpation is not imminent; minimum number of breeding
pairs statewide is 139; although the recovering population has expanded, it is not expected to exceed 200 nesting
pairs
Limiting Factor: Habitat (and Human Activity): limiting factors are severe and continue to increase in severity;
species is highly sensitive to human disturbance during nesting; habitat loss and fragmentation are resulting from
energy and housing developments in riparian zones of major river corridors, which are significant and increasing;
increasing recreation pressure is occurring in nesting and foraging habitat. High mortality of large, old trees may
also reduce available nesting structures along some river corridors in…

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