Feb 29, 2012 ... huddle so closely together on power lines even when it's warm? ... Flocking offers
birds protection from predators, and sitting close together, ...
Birds don't display preference for power lines of trees or for certain power lines -
they just use what's there and seems usable. They do get radiated by the ...
Dec 10, 2013 ... Birds have no problem sitting, unruffled, on the high-voltage power lines you
often see lining the road. This ability has nothing to do with them ...
How can birds sit on electrical wires and not get shocked? Electricity ... This is
why power lines tend to be high in the air with plenty of space between the wires!
Even though they do not complete a path to ground, they are in fact in parallel ...
Since the power line has not 0 ohm of resistance, even between the bird's legs, ...
Since birds can sit on one wire without getting electrocuted, because they are ...
Jan 8, 2008 ... Best Answer: Well, since they naturally travel in flocks, it makes sense for them to
group together in trees, or on power lines, etc. I believe the ...
Actually, if we were to sit on a power line and not touch anything else like the
birds do, we would not get electrocuted! The reason for this has to do with the fact
Mar 9, 2012 ... Birds Loaf on Power Lines ... Why do birds sit on telephone lines? ... In this case,
perhaps, the swallows choose power lines over trees because ...
When a flock of birds land on a telephone wire, why do almost all of them end up
... resident Wildlife Biologist that birds sitting on a wire will face into the wind. ... "
Have you ever noticed a flock of birds perched on a power line?
Mar 31, 2015 ... We asked a BC Hydro engineer to explain why birds can sit on power lines when