Invenergy, a Chicago-based company, said Ozark big-eared bats are to blame. According to environmentalists, there are only about 1,700 living Ozark big-eared bats left.
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And with congress pushing for states to develop alternative energy like solar, nuclear and wind, agencies and local government are working to enact wind ordinances to control development as well as the ecological impact on birds--and bats. From Fayetteville's KUAF, Jaqueline Froelich has the story.