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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|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|
|Wind Turbines and Migratory Birds: Avoiding a Collision Between the Energy Industry and the Migratory Bird Treaty Act||Evans, R.||January 2014||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision||Birds, Human Dimensions, Legal & Policy|
|Have we all gone batty? The need for a better balance between the conservation of protected species and the development of clean renewable energy||Householder, L.||January 2012||Journal Article||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Socio-economics, Climate Change|
|Review of Raptor Sections of the Bluestone Wind Avian Risk Assessment||Miller, T.||March 2019||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Birds, Raptors, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Final Site-Wide Environmental Assessment Department of Energy's National Wind Technology Center Golden, Colorado at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory||National Renewable Energy Laboratory||May 2014||Report||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Birds, Socio-economics, Environmental Impact Assessment|
|Impacts on Wildlife and Government Responsibilities for Regulating Development and Protecting Wildlife||Office, United States Government Accountability||September 2005||Report||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Avoidance, Collision||Bats, Birds, Human Dimensions, Legal & Policy|
|Environmental Aspects of Large-Scale Wind-Power Systems in the UK||Robson, A.||December 1983||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision, Noise||Birds, Human Dimensions, Visual Impacts|
|A Special Purpose: The Migratory Bird Treaty Act and Wind Energy||Rose, R.||October 2014||Journal Article||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind||Collision, Displacement||Birds, Human Dimensions, Legal & Policy|
|Environmental and Ecological Impacts of Wind Energy on Humans: Public Health Issues||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy (General), Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||Collision, EMF, Lighting, Noise||Human Dimensions, Social & Economic Data|
|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||Collision, Habitat Change||Bats, Birds, Human Dimensions, Life Cycle Assessment, Stakeholder Engagement|