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Bird collisions/Interference in the migratory route

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Ricardo Gomes on May 26, 2021, 9:34 am

I’m curious if there is a pattern flight height for migratory birds. Our project is close to a large road network, with a lot of green area and along a flight corridor, landing, resting, feeding...

Last reply: Sumaiya Mehjabeen, Dec 1, 2021, 11:47 am

Bird Collision deterrence / migratory route

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Vladimir Mota on Oct 13, 2021, 9:15 pm

Hello,

The bird collision deterrence credit requiers the building owner to "Develop a three-year initial monitoring plan to routinely monitor the building and site structures for bird...

Last reply: emily reese moody, Nov 16, 2021, 2:56 pm

Bird Collision Monitoring frequency

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Jay R on Oct 6, 2021, 9:24 pm

Hello,

The bird collision deterrence credit requiers the building owner to "Develop a three-year initial monitoring plan to routinely monitor the building and site structures for bird...

Last reply: Michelle Halle Stern, Oct 7, 2021, 10:27 am

Fully opacified spandrel glazing

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by darryl strouse on Apr 15, 2020, 5:59 pm

We are spandrelizing a significant portion of our project's glazing. But we cannot find any "Threat Factor" rating for our selected spandrel glazing type in the Threat matrix provided by the Bird...

Last reply: Louise Schlatter, Sep 23, 2021, 2:11 pm

Standard reference for Canadian projects

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Josée Lupien on Nov 28, 2019, 1:37 pm

Hello,

I would like to know if the new CSA A460:19 Bird-Friendly Building Design can be used for canadian project to acheive this pilot credit?

How can I aks the USGBC to consider...

Last reply: Martha Norbeck, Aug 27, 2021, 12:41 pm

Guardrail in landscape area, clear acrylic or polycarbonate with cutouts

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Geoffrey Katz on May 21, 2021, 4:45 pm

Hello all, 

What experience is there using a clear acrylic or polycarbonate (typical brand names "plexiglass" and "lexan" respectively) with cutouts in a guardrail system?  This could...

Shops on the ground floor

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Adriana Hansen on May 19, 2021, 9:55 am

We would like to know if shops in the ground floor of a building, below and shaded by the building footprint, can be exempt from the building façade requirements.

We understand that in...

Strategies

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Carolina Vasquez on Jun 4, 2020, 1:00 pm

Hi, 

We have implemented additional strategies at our office with regards to the bird collision detterrence monitoring program but we have registered a couple of bird strikes. I would like...

Last reply: Michelle Cordero, Apr 28, 2021, 12:43 pm

Landscaping near the facade

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Michelle Halle Stern on Mar 2, 2021, 5:23 pm

One of my teammates has raised a concern that we aren't eligible for this credit if plantings are located near the facade. I don't see any mention of that requirement in the credit language. Am I...

Last reply: Tristan Roberts, Mar 9, 2021, 1:32 pm

Documentation Requirements

Pilot-Credits SSpc55: Bird collision deterrence
posted by Kristina Kouyoumdjian on Aug 24, 2020, 11:56 am

Hello,

In terms of documenation required to be submitted for this credit, under "Building facade and site features" it reads to include a material list and supporting data for materials...

Last reply: Michelle Halle Stern, Mar 2, 2021, 5:21 pm