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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Dønnesfjord Windpark, Hasvik Municipality: Impact Assessment, Evaluation of Natural Environment||Jacobsen, K., Borg, L., Johnsen, T.||January 2010||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Birds, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment, Terrestrial Mammals|
|Pathways of Effects for Offshore Renewable Energy in Canada||Isaacman, L., Daborn, G.||December 2011||Report||Marine Energy (General), Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||Avoidance, Changes in Flow, Chemicals, Collision, Displacement, EMF, Habitat Change, Lighting, Noise||Birds, Fish, Invertebrates, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Physical Environment, Reptiles, Human Dimensions|
|Renewable Energy Resources and Wildlife: Impacts and Opportunities||Arnett, E., Strickland, M., Morrison, M.||February 2007||Conference Paper||Wind Energy general||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Climate Change|
|Sørfjord Windpark, Tysfjord Municipality: Impact Assessment, Evaluation of Natural Environment||Jacobsen, K., Arnesen, G., Johnsen, T.||April 2010||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Wind Energy Systems: Environmental Aspects and Impacts||Manwell, J., McGowan, J., Rogers, A.||January 2009||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Nearfield Habitat, Socio-economics|