Photo Gallery: Saving Germany's Whales from Wind Farm Noise
08/08/2011
Images of offshore wind farms, white turbines twisting over the blue sea, look...
DDP / DOTI / Matthias Ibeler

Images of offshore wind farms, white turbines twisting over the blue sea, look peaceful enough. But the underwater construction required to install these turbines is far from tranquil. The resulting noise pollution poses a serious threat to sensitive ocean dwellers.