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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||Attraction, Avoidance, Changes in Flow, Collision, EMF, Entrapment, Habitat Change, Noise||Birds, Ecosystem Processes, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Physical Environment, Reptiles, Human Dimensions, Marine Spatial Planning|
|Pathways of Effects for Offshore Renewable Energy in Canada||Isaacman, L., Daborn, G.||December 2011||Report||Marine Energy (General), Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||Avoidance, Changes in Flow, Chemicals, Collision, Displacement, EMF, Habitat Change, Lighting, Noise||Birds, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Physical Environment, Reptiles, Human Dimensions|
|Environmental Risk Evaluation System - An Approach to Ranking Risk of Ocean Energy Development on Coastal and Estuarine Environments||Copping, A., et al.||January 2015||Journal Article||Marine Energy (General), Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||Changes in Flow, Chemicals, Collision||Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|Birds and Wave & Tidal Stream Energy: An Ecological Review||McCluskie, A., Langston, R., Wilkinson, N.||January 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave||Chemicals, Dynamic Device, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Birds, Raptors, Seabirds, Shorebirds|
|Survival Estimates for Juvenile Fish Subjected to a Laboratory-Generated Shear Environment||Neitzel, D., et al.||January 2004||Journal Article||Marine Energy (General)||Changes in Flow, Collision||Fish|
|A Probabilistic Model for Hydrokinetic Turbine Collision Risks: Exploring Impacts on Fish||Hammar, L., et al.||March 2015||Journal Article||Marine Energy (General)||Avoidance, Changes in Flow, Collision||Fish|
|An International Assessment of the Environmental Effects of Marine Energy Development||Copping, A., et al.||October 2014||Journal Article||Marine Energy (General)||Attraction, Avoidance, Changes in Flow, Collision, Displacement, Noise||Fish, Marine Mammals|