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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Development of epibenthic assemblages on artificial habitat associated with marine renewable infrastructure||Sheehan, E., et al.||October 2018||Journal Article||Marine Energy general||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Fishing|
|Sound of Islay Environmental Statement||ScottishPower Renewables||July 2010||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal||Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Updated Summary of Knowledge: Selected Areas of the Pacific Coast||Kaplan, B., et al.||July 2010||Report||Marine Energy general, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, Socio-economics|
|Wave Energy Test Site Environmental Assessment: Marine Corps Base Hawaii||Naval Facilities Engineering Command (NAVFAC)||January 2014||Report||Marine Energy general, Wave||N/A||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Sea Turtles, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Annex IV 2016 State of the Science Report: Environmental Effects of Marine Renewable Energy Development Around the World||Copping, A., et al.||April 2016||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave||Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Sea Turtles, Socio-economics, Marine Spatial Planning|
|Bringing OTEC Environmental Assessments of the 1980s Up To 21st Century Oceanographic Standards||Sansone, F., Comfort, C., Weng, K.||December 2010||Conference Paper||Marine Energy general, OTEC||Chemicals, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Applying Ecological Risk Assessment Methodology for Outlining Ecosystem Effects of Ocean Energy Technologies||Hammar, L., Gullström, M.||January 2011||Conference Paper||Marine Energy general||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics|