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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|High Level Environmental Screening Study for Offshore Wind Farm Developments - Marine Habitats and Species Project||Hiscock, K., Tyler-Walters, H., Jones, H.||August 2002||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Seabirds, Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics|
|Threats to Sandy Beach Ecosystems: A Review||Defeo, O., et al.||January 2009||Journal Article||N/A||Energy Removal||Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat|
|The Influence of Large Offshore Wind Farms on the North Sea and Baltic Sea - A Comprehensive Literature Review||Clark, S., Schroeder, F., Baschek, B.||December 2014||Report||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Energy Removal||Ecosystem, Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat|
|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|