Wind Turbine Design
Grade Level: 6th - 8th; Type: Earth Science, Life Science, Engineering
This project tests whether birds will discriminate between patterned and unpatterned anemometers when choosing a location to feed. The goal is to have the student use scientific methodology to find an anemometer pattern that birds will avoid.
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