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We provide information and advice to private individuals, authorities and specialist bodies on bird-friendly solutions when it comes to the coexistence of birds and humans – an area that is not always without conflict.
Carcasses of wild animals often contain fragments of lead ammunition. The Swiss Ornithological Institute examines whethe ...
Lead poisoning in Golden Eagles
The Swiss Ornithological Institute evaluates technical developments with respect to possible consequences for birds. Win ...
Birds and wind farms
If not adequately constructed, mean voltage power poles can represent a great risk for electrocution in birds, with larg ...
Birds and aerial lines
Birds are often "in the line of fire" of the critique of fishermen. The Swiss Ornithological Institute strives towards a ...
Birds and fishery