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From time to time Natural Research posts on this page information notes. These notes are aimed at promoting discussion of and further research into topics of interest to us. Research Information Notes (NRINs) can be reviews of topics (especially when the information is scarce or dispersed); they can also include results from our own work that are indicative.

Research Infomation Notes have not been peer-reviewed, and the information within should be treated as such. It is not unlikely that some information notes will develop into peer-reviewed articles by us, and perhaps others. We hope for this. A statement of the limitations of the note itself is made at the beginning of each. Natural Research Information Notes are copyrighted, and a preferred citation is provided.

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Whitfield, D.P. & Madders, M. 2006. A review of the impacts of wind farms on hen harriers Circus cyaneus. Natural Research Information Note 1. Natural Research Ltd, Banchory, UK. (N.B. This is a revision of the note posted here in 2005.)

Whitfield, D.P. & Madders, M. 2006. Flight height in the hen harrier Circus cyaneus and its incorporation in wind turbine collision risk modelling. Natural Research Information Note 2. Natural Research Ltd, Banchory, UK. (N.B. This is a revision of the note posted here in 2005.)

Whitfield, D.P. & Madders, M. 2006 Deriving collision avoidance rates for red kites Milvus milvus. Natural Research Information Note 3. Natural Research Ltd, Banchory, UK.

Duffy, K. & Steward, M. 2008. Turbine search methods and carcass removal trials at the Braes of Doune windfarm. Natural Research Information Note 4. Natural Research Ltd, Banchory, UK.

Whitfield_D.P._2010_Avoidance_Rates_of_Swans_under_the_Band_Collision_Risk_Model._Natural_Research_Information_Note_5._Natural_Research_Ltd._Banchory_UK.pdf

Whitfield_D.P.__Urquhart_B._2015._Deriving_an_Avoidance_Rate_for_swans_suitable_for_onshore_wind_farm_Collision_Risk_Modelling._Natural_Research_Information_Note_6._Natural_Research_Ltd._Banch.pdf

Urquhart_B.__Whitfield_D.P._2016._Derivation_of_an_avoidance_rate_for_red_kite_Milvus_milvus_suitable_for_onshore_wind_farm_collision_risk_modelling._Natural_Research_Information_Note_7._Natur.pdf

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