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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|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|
|Acoustic characterization of submarine cable installation in the Biscay Marine Energy Platform (bimep)||Bald, J., et al.||April 2015||Presentation||Marine Energy general, Wave||Noise||N/A|
|Humanity and the Sea: Marine Renewable Energy Technology and Environmental Interactions||Shields, M., Payne, A.||January 2014||Book||Marine Energy general, Tidal, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||EMF, Energy Removal, Noise, Static Device||Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles|
|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|
|Wave Energy and Underwater Noise: Assessment and Monitoring Aspects||Patricio, S., Soares, C.||August 2010||Conference Paper||Marine Energy general, Wave||Noise||N/A|
|Guide to the OCS Alternative Energy Final Programmatic Environmental Impact Statement (EIS)||US Deparment of the Interior, Minerals Management Service||October 2007||Report||Marine Energy general, Ocean Current, Wave, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Chemicals, Noise, Static Device||Birds, Fish, Marine Mammals, Sea Turtles, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|