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|Title||Author*||Date**||Type of Content||Technology Types||Stressors||Receptors|
|Camera-Trapping Versus Conventional Methodology in the Assessment of Carcass Persistence for Fatality Estimation at Wind Farms||Rosa, L., et al.||March 2019||Book Chapter||Land-Based Wind||N/A||Bats, Birds|
|Comparing Field Methods Used to Determine Bird and Bat Fatalities||Paula, J., et al.||January 2018||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||N/A||Bats|
|Wind Industry in Portugal and Its Impacts on Wildlife: Special Focus on Spatial and Temporal Distribution on Bird and Bat Fatalities||Marqués, J., et al.||September 2017||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||N/A||Bats, Birds|
|Impacts to Birds and Bats Due to Collisions and Electrocutions from Some Tall Structures in the United States: Wires, Towers, Turbines, and Solar Arrays - State of the Art in Addressing the Problems||Manville, A.||January 2016||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Bats, Birds|
|Wind and Wildlife: Siting Issues and Challenges||Walker, R., Swift, A.||May 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||N/A||Bats, Birds, Fish, Terrestrial Mammals|
|Fauna Collisions with Wind Turbines: Effects and Impacts, Individuals and Populations. What Are We Trying to Assess?||Smales, I.||January 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Bats, Birds|
|Observations from the Use of Dogs to Undertake Carcass Searches at Wind Facilities in Australia||Bennett, E.||January 2015||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind||Dynamic Device||Bats, Birds|
|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|
|Ecological Effects of Wind-Energy Development||National Resource Council||August 2007||Book Chapter||Wind Energy general, Land-Based Wind, Offshore Wind||Dynamic Device, Static Device||Bats, Birds, Nearfield Habitat|