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|
|Coastal And Offshore Wind Energy Generation: Is It Environmentally Benign?||Wilson, J., et al.||June 2010||Journal Article||Wind Energy general||EMF, Noise, Static Device||Bats, Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat|
|The Aversive Effect of Electromagnetic Radiation on Foraging Bats - A Possible Means of Discouraging Bats from Approaching Wind Turbines||Nicholls, B., Racey, P.||July 2009||Journal Article||Wind Energy general||EMF||Bats|
|Bats Avoid Radar Installations: Could Electromagnetic Fields Deter Bats from Colliding with Wind Turbines?||Racey, P., Nicholls, B.||March 2007||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General)||Avoidance, Collision, EMF||Bats|