San Francisco considers bird-safe building standards
The draft's acknowledgments included a hat tip to the cities of New York, Toronto and Chicago, whose guidelines informed the planning department's efforts. Golden Gate Audubon Society and American Bird Conservancy also played key roles in the draft's creation.
The easy-to-read document includes many photographs and explanatory captions, making the information very accessible. Consider reading it from an educational perspective.
The San Francisco Planning Commission might vote on the standards in early 2011, and you can keep tabs on the process.