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|
|Effects of wind farms and food scarcity on a large scavenging bird species following an epidemic of bovine spongiform encephalopathy||Martinez-Abrain, A., et al.||November 2011||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Birds, Raptors, Ecosystem|
|Environment and Siting: Supporting Research on Impacts to Birds, Bats and Habitats from Wind Development||National Renewable Energy Laboratory||June 2010||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Ecosystem, Socio-economics, Climate Change|
|The Effects of Wind Turbines on Antipredator Behavior in California Ground Squirrels (Spermophilus beecheyi)||Rabin, L., Coss, R., Owings, D.||August 2006||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Avoidance, Collision, Noise||Birds, Raptors, Ecosystem Processes, Terrestrial Mammals|