Bird Problems & Solutions
Birds on or Under Solar Panels
Bird ActivityBird and wildlife spend significant time under and on top of solar panels.
Why are birds there?Birds love the shelter provided underneath solar panels, and can deposit significant droppings and nesting materials. Rodents like squirrels also commonly travel under the panels and chew wiring. Birds also can land on top of the panels.
Bird Control Solutions
Professionals typically install Bird Barrier’s
Solar Panel Kits
to keep birds from getting under the panels, and
Bird-Flite Considerations when Selecting Bird Control ProductsIt is important to do an accurate assessment, counting the numbers of birds and when they are there.
Be CarefulBe careful not to damage or drill holes in the panels, it may void the warranty.
Bird Control Solutions Other Bird Deterrent Solutions StealthNet
is occasionally used to net over the tops of entire solar panel systems, generally on commercial applications.