Wind Power, Birds, Public Policy, and the Irrational Fears of Non-voters

Michael Giberson Should public policy accommodate the irrational fears of non-voters? In this case, the phrase “irrational fears” refers to a seemingly innate overwhelming aversion to vertical structures, namely wind turbines and high-voltage transmission lines, and “non-voters” refers to the lesser prairie chicken. A few weeks ago the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal ran a story on wildlife … More Wind Power, Birds, Public Policy, and the Irrational Fears of Non-voters