Communication Tower

 US Fish & Wildlife Service Communication Tower Guidance (235.7KB) - Updated August 2016 - These suggested best practices can be utilized for communication tower siting, design and operations to help minimize or avoid impacts to birds.

 Federal Communications Commission - Opportunities to Reduce Bird Collisions with Communications Towers While Reducing Tower Lighting Costs (235.7KB) - Updated January 2017 - This document outlines FCC and FAA guidance for how tower owners can ensure tower lighting is bird-safe, while also reducing construction and maintenance costs to tower owners.

 Communication Tower Lighting Fact Sheet(204.1KB) - New!

Last Updated: April 7, 2017