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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Screening Analysis for the Environmental Risk Evaluation System - Environmental Effects of MHK Energy||Copping, A., et al.||September 2011||Report||Marine Energy general||Chemicals, Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Sea Turtles|
|MERiFIC 3.2.1: Documentary Summary of the Environmental Impact of Renewable Marine Energy||Sotta, C.||September 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Chemicals, Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Nearfield Habitat|
|Evaluating Threats in Multinational Marine Ecosystems: A Coast Salish First Nations and Tribal Perspective||Gaydos, J., Thixton, S., Donatuto, J.||December 2015||Journal Article||N/A||Chemicals, Dynamic Device, Noise||Ecosystem, Socio-economics, Navigation|
|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|
|Potential OTEC Impacts in the Hawaiian Marine Environment||Parke, M.||January 2010||Presentation||Marine Energy general, OTEC||Chemicals, EMF, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Nearfield Habitat|
|Ocean Thermal Energy Conversion: Assessing Potential Physical, Chemical and Biological Impacts and Risks||Coastal Response Research Center||June 2010||Report||Marine Energy general, OTEC||Chemicals, EMF, Noise, Static Device||Ecosystem, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals, Reptiles|