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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Seeing clearly in a virtual reality: Tourist reactions to an offshore wind project||Teisl, M., et al.||November 2018||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||N/A||Human Dimensions, Recreation & Tourism|
|The Case for Offshore Wind Farms, Artificial Reefs and Sustainable Tourism in the French Mediterranean||Westerberg, V., Jacobsen, J., Lifran, R.||February 2013||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||N/A||Human Dimensions, Recreation & Tourism|
|Perceptions of Offshore Wind Farms and Community Development: Case Study of Fangyuan Township, Chunghua County, Taiwan||Lin, K-J., Hsu, C-P., Liu, H-Y.||August 2019||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||N/A||Human Dimensions, Recreation & Tourism, Stakeholder Engagement|
|Sustainability and tourism: the effect of the United States’ first offshore wind farm on the vacation rental market||Carr-Harris, A., Lang, C.||August 2019||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Offshore Wind||N/A||Human Dimensions, Recreation & Tourism, Visual Impacts|
|Offshore wind farms in Southern Europe – Determining tourist preference and social acceptance||Westerberg, V., Jacobsen, J., Lifran, R.||November 2015||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Aesthetics, Recreation|
|Guidance on Environmental Impact Assessment of Offshore Renewable Energy Development on Surfing Resources and Recreation||Surfers Against Sewage||June 2009||Report||Marine Energy general, Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Energy Removal||Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment, Recreation|
|Wind Turbines and Coastal Recreation Demand||Landry, C., et al.||January 2012||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||Static Device||Socio-economics, Recreation|
|The social dynamics of turbine tourism and recreation: Introducing a mixed-method approach to the study of the first U.S. offshore wind farm||Smith, H., et al.||July 2018||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Recreation|
|Place attachment and marine recreationists' attitudes toward offshore wind energy development||Brownlee, M., et al.||December 2017||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Recreation|
|Winds of change – Predicting water-based recreationists' support and opposition for offshore wind energy development in the Great Lakes||Ferguson, M., et al.||February 2019||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Recreation|