He believes the development would be devastating for migratory bird numbers and wants the development moved away from the entrances to Corner Inlet. "All up, there are about 45 birds that are in some trouble (here)," Mr Collis said. "I don't believe the birds are going to navigate around the wind turbines.
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‘‘The principle is that the quality of a surf break isn’t degraded by any development or anything else, so obviously one of the key factors involved in the quality of a surf break is the amount of swell that reaches it.’’ Williamson said that had direct implications for anyone planning to build offshore wind farms.
A proposal for Australia's first offshore wind farm in Victoria's east has been significantly delayed due to a lack of regulatory framework, but the Maritime Union of Australia is accusing the Government of having a "blind hatred" for renewable energy.