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mentalfloss.com/article/81467/why-do-birds-line-telephone-and-power-wires

Jun 13, 2016 ... Birds are majestic creatures, blessed with the enviable ability to take flight. So why do they spend so much time lounging around on power or ...

gobirdingecotours.wordpress.com/2012/02/29/why-do-birds-huddle-on-power-lines

Feb 29, 2012 ... 1) Why do those swarming birds (starlings?) huddle so closely together on ... Flocking offers birds protection from predators, and sitting close ...

engineering.mit.edu/engage/ask-an-engineer/how-do-birds-sit-on-high-voltage-power-lines-without-getting-electrocuted

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 being birds, ...

slice.mit.edu/2014/01/16/how-do-birds-sit-on-power-lines-without-getting-electrocuted

Jan 16, 2014 ... 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 ...

hubpages.com/education/why-birds-like-to-sit-on-power-lines

Sep 19, 2016 ... Why do birds like to perch on power lines? Why don't birds get shocked? Or do they? Why do they sit spaced evenly in a row? Why do they face ...

sciencing.com/do-birds-sit-electrical-wires-6592687.html

Apr 25, 2017 ... Small birds have little to fear from electric lines. ... sufficient spacing to accommodate large birds, retrofitting power lines, installing wire covers ...

www.quora.com/Why-do-birds-sit-on-electrical-wires-in-a-straight-line-all-the-time

It's a good place to sit. Humans have cut down most of the trees or other natural points of rest. * Power lines also tend to have clear lines of sight so ...

www.quora.com/Why-do-birds-sit-on-certain-electric-lines-most-all-the-time-Do-they-get-a-charge-from-electrical-leaks

Seeing long lines of birds sitting on electric lines is likely explained by Pecking ... Birds don't display preference for power lines of trees or for certain power lines ...

wonderopolis.org/wonder/do-birds-get-shocked-when-they-sit-on-wires

Birds don't get shocked when they sit on electrical wires because they are not good ... This is why power lines tend to be high in the air with plenty of space ...

www.quora.com/Why-dont-birds-sit-on-high-voltage-power-lines

Birds don't sit on very high tension power lines because the electric field is so strong, it will arc ... There is no such myth that birds do not sit on HV power lines.