wind farm http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en Bird migration routes coincide with high wind potential in Wyoming http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/bird-migration-routes-coincide-high-wind-potential-wyoming <p>Where exactly do migratory birds stop on their way across Wyoming? A <a href="http://www.nature.org/ourinitiatives/regions/northamerica/unitedstates/wyoming/mapping-migration-important-places-for-wyomings-migratory-birds.pdf">new study</a> answers that question for the first time, with any eye towards discouraging wind development in those places.<br /><br />Study leader Amy Pocewicz is a landscape ecologist with The Nature Conservancy in Wyoming. She says the results show a lot of potential for conflict.<br /> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 00:37:43 +0000 Stephanie Joyce 48487 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Bird migration routes coincide with high wind potential in Wyoming Wyoming wind farm builder wins lawsuit http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/wyoming-wind-farm-builder-wins-lawsuit <p>The contractor hired to build three wind farms in Converse and Carbon counties has won a $1.4 million judgment against a dirt subcontractor for construction delays and costs.</p><p>A federal jury recently sided with Tetra Tech EC Inc. in its case against California-based Jerry Herling Construction Inc.</p><p>The jury determined that Jerry Herling Construction breached its contract by failing to pay its vendors. Some of those vendors are Wyoming businesses.</p><p>Tetra Tech is based in Pasadena, Calif.</p> Tue, 22 Nov 2011 15:04:39 +0000 The Associated Press 15405 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Wyoming wind farm builder wins lawsuit