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.
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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Do American Golden-Plovers (Pluvialis dominica) Avoid Wind-energy Turbines in Agricultural Fields in Indiana During Spring Migration?||Homoya, W., et al.||December 2017||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Avoidance||Birds, Shorebirds|
|Negative Impact of Wind Energy Development on a Breeding Shorebird Assessed with a BACI Study Design||Sansom, A., Pearce-Higgins, J., Douglas, D.||July 2016||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Avoidance, Habitat Change||Birds, Shorebirds|
|Best Practice Guidance for the Use of Remote Techniques for Observing Bird Behaviour in Relation to Offshore Wind Farms||Desholm, M., Fox, A., Beasley, P.||January 2004||Report||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||Avoidance||Birds, Seabirds, Shorebirds|
|Collision Mortalities at Horseshoe Shoal of Bird Species of Special Concern||Hatch, J., Brault, S.||January 2007||Report||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||Avoidance, Collision, Displacement||Birds, Seabirds, Shorebirds, Waterfowl|