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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Bird and Bat Collision Risks & Wind Energy Facilities||Willmott, J., et al.||December 2012||Report||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||Attraction, Avoidance, Collision, Displacement||Bats, Birds|
|Impacts to Wildlife of Wind Energy Siting and Operation in the United States||Allison, T., et al.||September 2019||Report||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||Attraction, Avoidance, Collision, Displacement, Habitat Change||Bats, Birds|
|U.S. Geological Survey energy and wildlife research annual report for 2019||Khalil, M.||September 2019||Report||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Bats, Birds, Fish, Terrestrial Mammals|
|Wind Farms and Birds: An Updated Analysis of the Effects of Wind Farms on Birds, and Best Practice Guidance on Integrated Planning and Impact Assessment||Gove, B., et al.||September 2013||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds|
|Monitoring of wintering geese in the AES Geo Energy Wind Farm "St. Nikola" territory and the Kaliakra region in winter 2016/2017||Zehtindjiev, P., Whitfield, P.||April 2017||Report||Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Birds, Waterfowl|