The Knowledge Base provides access to information about the environmental effects of marine and wind energy, supporting OES-Environmental and WREN initiatives. Relevant documents and OES-Environmental metadata forms are compiled into a user-friendly table with advanced filtering. Filters may be selected on the right, or keywords entered in the Search Text box. Content may also be sorted alphabetically by clicking on column headers. More entries will load as you scroll down.
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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Environmental Challenges for Ocean Energy Generation||Apunda, M., Nyangoye, B.||July 2018||Journal Article||Marine Energy general||Chemicals, EMF, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates|
|Strategic Priorities for Assessing Ecological Impacts of Marine Renewable Energy Devices in the Pentland Firth (Scotland, UK)||Shields, M., et al.||July 2009||Journal Article||Marine Energy general, Tidal||EMF, Energy Removal, Noise||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat|
|Offshore renewable energy: ecological implications of generating electricity in the coastal zone||Gill, A.||August 2005||Journal Article||N/A||Dynamic Device, EMF, Noise, Static Device||Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat|
|Potential Interactions between Diadromous Fishes of U.K. Conservation Importance and the Electromagnetic Fields and Subsea Noise from Marine Renewable Energy Developments||Gill, A., Bartlett, M., Thomsen, F.||July 2012||Journal Article||Marine Energy general||EMF, Noise||Fish|