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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Altamont: Public Perceptions of a Wind Energy Landscape||Thayer, R., Freeman, C.||January 1987||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Static Device||Socio-economics, Aesthetics, Stakeholder Engagement|
|Economic Impacts and Benefits of Wind Energy Projects and Other Sources of Electric Generation||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics|
|Impact of Wind Energy on the Electric Grid||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics|
|Impacts of Wind-Energy Development on Humans||National Research Council||August 2007||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Noise, Static Device||Socio-economics, Aesthetics, Recreation|
|Joint Fact Finding and Stakeholder Consensus Building at the Altamont Wind Resource Area in California||Bartlett, G.||July 2011||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Birds, Socio-economics, Legal and Policy, Stakeholder Engagement|
|Other Environmental Issues of Wind Energy Development: Aesthetics, Cultural Resources, Land Use Compatibility, Water Resources, and Site Restoration||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Aesthetics|
|Using Stakeholder Input to Develop a Comparative Risk Assessment for Wildlife from the Life Cycles of Six Electrical Generation Fuels||Zillioux, E., et al.||July 2011||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Socio-economics, Climate Change, Life Cycle Assessment, Stakeholder Engagement|
|Wind Energy Scenarios for the Simulation of the German Power System Until 2050: The Effect of Social and Ecological Factors||Christ, M., et al.||January 2017||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||N/A||Farfield Environment, Socio-economics|
|Wind Energy's Impact on Aviation, Radar, and Telecommunications||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||EMF||Socio-economics, Navigation|
|Wind Turbines and Landscape||van Grieken, M., Dower, B.||May 2017||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||N/A||Socio-economics, Aesthetics|