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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|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|
|Optimising Array Form for Energy Extraction and Environmental Benefit (EBAO)||Smith, H.||March 2015||Report||Marine Energy general||Noise||Ecosystem|
|MERiFIC 3.3.1: Collaborative Field Study Programme||Sotta, C., Witt, M., Le Niliot, P.||February 2014||Report||Marine Energy general||Noise||Ecosystem, Marine Mammals, Pinnipeds|
|Environmental Effects of Marine Energy Development around the World: Annex IV Final Report||Copping, A., et al.||January 2013||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave||Dynamic Device, Energy Removal, Noise||Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|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|
|40MW Oyster Wave Array North West Coast, Isle of Lewis Environmental Statement||Royal Haskoning||March 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Wave||Dynamic Device, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Birds, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|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|
|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|
|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||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles|
|Wave Hub Environmental Statement||South West of England Regional Development Agency||June 2006||Report||Marine Energy general, Wave||Noise||Birds, Seabirds, Ecosystem, Fish, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|