Tuesday, September 13, 2011
San Francisco Considering Bird Compliant Buildings
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Because California lacks sufficient regulations! I was hoping this was a link to the Onion or some other online parody, but alas, it's not.
You cannot make this stuff up!
Proponents of the “bird-safe” building standards told the board’s land use committee that clear glass window panes pose a hazard to migratory and local birds because they don’t necessarily recognize that glass is in their flight pattern, resulting in dead or injured birds upon impact. The proposed legislation would require builders to install treated windows on any new construction determined to pose a great risk to birds.
San Fran Considers Building Regs to Protect Birds
James L. Salmon, Esq.
300 Pike Street
Cincinnati, Ohio 45202
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