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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Wave and Tidal Energy: Environmental Effects||Iglesias, G., et al.||March 2018||Book Chapter||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave||N/A||Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat|
|A Review of the Potential Impacts of Wave and Tidal Energy Development on Scotland's Marine Environment||Aquatera||June 2014||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave||N/A||Nearfield Habitat|
|Disruption to Benthic Habitats by Moorings of Wave Energy Installations: A Modelling Case Study and Implications for Overall Ecosystem Functioning||Krivtsov, V., Linfoot, B.||October 2012||Journal Article||Marine Energy general, Wave||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Ecosystem, Nearfield Habitat|
|West Coast Environmental Protocols Framework: Baseline and Monitoring Studies||Klure, J., et al.||September 2012||Report||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat, Sea Turtles|
|Environmental and Ecological Effects of Ocean Renewable Energy Development: A Current Synthesis||Boehlert, G., Gill, A.||June 2010||Journal Article||Marine Energy general, OTEC, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Nearfield Habitat|
|Aspects of Offshore Renewable Energy and the Alterations of Marine Habitats||Wilhelmsson, D.||January 2009||Thesis||Marine Energy general, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Fish, Nearfield Habitat|