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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|A framework to evaluate the environmental impact of OCEAN energy devices||Mendoza, E., et al.||June 2019||Journal Article||Marine Energy general, Ocean Current, OTEC, Tidal, Wave, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, Noise||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Seabirds, Shorebirds, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Cetaceans, Pinnipeds, Nearfield Habitat, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Black Guillemot Ecology in Relation to Tidal Stream Energy Generation: An Evaluation of Current Knowledge and Information Gaps||Johnston, D., et al.||March 2018||Journal Article||Marine Energy general, Tidal||N/A||Birds, Seabirds|
|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||Chemicals, Dynamic Device, Energy Removal||Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|Humanity and the Sea: Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions||Shields, M., Payne, A.||January 2014||Book||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles|
|West Coast Environmental Protocols Framework: Baseline and Monitoring Studies||Klure, J., et al.||September 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Sea Turtles|
|Population Sizes of Seabirds breeding in Scottish Special Protection Areas||Lewis, M., et al.||July 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds, Seabirds|
|Population Trends of Breeding Seabird Colonies in Scottish SPAs||Malcolm, F., Lye, G., Lewis, M.||July 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds, Seabirds|