Nixalite Spikes installed on the Coronado Bridge to help deter Suicide Jumpers

The California Department of Transportation “Caltrans” has installed Nixalite bird spikes along the Coronado Bridge to help deter suicide jumpers. The spikes are placed along both sides of the bridge across the 2.1 mile span. The project took several nights, with lane closures beginning at 8 p.m. “It’s more of a psychological deterrent than anything else,” says Rhonda Haiston, the founder of the Coronado San … Continue reading Nixalite Spikes installed on the Coronado Bridge to help deter Suicide Jumpers

Birds, Bats & Wind Turbines

How does wind energy threaten birds and bats? Wind turbines and their associated infrastructure — notably power lines and towers — are among the fastest-growing threats to birds and bats in the United States and Canada. At the end of 2016, there were more than 52,000 operating, commercial-scale wind turbines in the United States and many more are currently under construction. Estimates state that hundreds of thousands … Continue reading Birds, Bats & Wind Turbines

How to keep unwanted animals off bird feeders.

Let’s paint the picture: You are on your back porch, looking at your post-mounted bird feeder. What you expect to see is a variety of birds happily grazing.  But in reality, you just see a squirrel feasting on, to him, what feels like an endless buffet. Now begins the hunt for a way to keep the pests at bay. And we know the myths; funnels, … Continue reading How to keep unwanted animals off bird feeders.

Fogging Equipment

Fogging Equipment from Nixalite of America Inc Nixalite offers an extensive line of quality Pulse jet thermal foggers; ULV aerosol foggers and compression sprayers from the world’s top manufacturers.  Common uses for our foggers include mosquito control, vector control, sanitation, mold, bird control, special effects, and humidification. IGEBA Foggers Nixalite is the only authorized US distributor and service center for IGEBA Thermal and ULV Fogging Equipment. Quality … Continue reading Fogging Equipment