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|
|Wind Turbines and Migratory Birds: Avoiding a Collision Between the Energy Industry and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act||Evans, R.||January 2014||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision||Birds, Human Dimensions, Legal & Policy|
|A Special Purpose: The Migratory Bird Treaty Act and Wind Energy||Rose, R.||October 2014||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision, Displacement||Birds, Human Dimensions, Legal & Policy|
|Environmental Aspects of Large-Scale Wind-Power Systems in the UK||Robson, A.||December 1983||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision, Noise||Birds, Human Dimensions, Visual Impacts|
|Have we all gone batty? The need for a better balance between the conservation of protected species and the development of clean renewable energy||Householder, L.||January 2012||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Socio-economics, Climate Change|