The Knowledge Base provides access to information about the environmental effects of marine and wind energy, supporting OES-Environmental and WREN initiatives. Relevant documents and OES-Environmental metadata forms are compiled into a user-friendly table with advanced filtering. Filters may be selected on the right, or keywords entered in the Search Text box. Content may also be sorted alphabetically by clicking on column headers. More entries will load as you scroll down.
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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Coastal And Offshore Wind Energy Generation: Is It Environmentally Benign?||Wilson, J., et al.||June 2010||Journal Article||Wind Energy general||EMF, Noise, Static Device||Bats, Benthic Invertebrates, Birds, Farfield Environment, Fish, Marine Mammals, Nearfield Habitat|
|The Effect of a Giant Wind Farm on Precipitation in a Regional Climate Model||Fiedler, B., Bukovsky, M.||January 2011||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Static Device||Farfield Environment|
|Land cover and topography affect the land transformation caused by wind facilities||Diffendorfer, J., Compton, R.||February 2014||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Static Device||Farfield Environment|
|Kármán vortex and turbulent wake generation by wind park piles||Grashorn, S., Stanev, E.||December 2016||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Farfield Environment, Nearfield Habitat|