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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Offshore Wind Farms in the Belgian Part of the North Sea: State of the Art After Two Years of Environmental Monitoring||Degraer, S., Brabant, R.||January 2009||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals|
|Potential Impacts to Predator-Prey Relationships as a Result of the Proposed Cape Wind Project in Nantucket Sound||ESS Group||September 2006||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds, Seabirds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|Humber Gateway Offshore Wind Farm: Offshore ES Description of the Biological Baseline Environment||Humber Gateway Offshore Wind Farm||January 2005||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|Updated Summary of Knowledge: Selected Areas of the Pacific Coast||Kaplan, B., et al.||July 2010||Report||Marine Energy general, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, Socio-economics|
|Review of Environmental Data Associated with Post-Consent Monitoring of Licence Conditions of Offshore Wind Farms||Marine Management Organisation||April 2014||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Noise||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem, Fish, Marine Mammals|
|Preliminary Flora and Fauna Assessment - Penshurst Wind Farm||McMahon, A., Marr, R.||October 2009||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Static Device||Bats, Birds, Shorebirds, Waterfowl, Ecosystem, Terrestrial Mammals|
|Environment and Siting: Supporting Research on Impacts to Birds, Bats and Habitats from Wind Development||National Renewable Energy Laboratory||June 2010||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Ecosystem, Socio-economics, Climate Change|
|Horns Rev II Offshore Wind Farm Food Basis for Common Scoter||Skov, H., et al.||September 2008||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Ecosystem|
|Wales' Marine Evidence Report||Welsh Government||October 2015||Report||N/A||N/A||Birds, Seabirds, Ecosystem Processes, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals, Legal & Policy, Social & Economic Data|