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Offshore Renewable Energy

Publication Author Date
Generic Monitoring Programme for Monitoring Watercourses in Relation to Onshore Wind Farm Developments Marine Scotland April 2018
Generic Scoping Guidance for Onshore Renewables Marine Scotland April 2018
Refining Estimates of Collision Risk for Harbour Seals and Tidal Turbines (SMFS 07 17) B Band, C Sparling, D Thompson, J Onoufriou,
E San Martin and N West
24 November 2016
EcoWatt2050 booklet MASTS 29 September 2017
Scottish Government Demonstration Strategy: Trialling Methods for Tracking the Fine Scale Underwater Movements of Marine Mammals in Areas of Marine Renewable Energy Development (SMFS 07 14) C Sparling, D Gillespie, G Hastie, J Gordon, J Macaulay, C Malinka, M Wu and B McConnell 11 September 2017

Pentland Firth & Orkey Waters:

Various 2010 - 2016
Developing an avian collision risk model to incorporate variability and uncertainty Masden, E. 30 September 2015
EMEC Billia Croo Wave Test Site: Wildlife Observations Project Annual Report (SMFS 05 08) EMEC 17 July 2017
EMEC Fall of Warness Tidal Test Site: Wildlife Observations Project Annual Report (SMFS 05 07) EMEC 17 July 2017
The prioritisation of monitoring and research of diadromous fish in the context of marine/offshore renewables Hunter, D-C., Malcolm, I.A. and Armstrong, J.D. 17 March 2014
Good Practice Guide for Underwater Noise Measurement NPL 2014

Modelling of Noise Effects of Operational Offshore Wind Turbines including noise transmission through various foundation types

Xi Engineering Consultants/Marine Scotland September 2013
Planning Scotland's Seas consultation papers & supporting documents Marine Scotland July 2013

Review of the Scottish Marine Monitoring Network to inform development of offshore renewable energy in Scottish waters

Halcrow/Marine Scotland May 2012
Onshore wind farm developments in Scotland and how they may impact fish populations Marine Scotland March 2011
Habitats Regulations Appraisal of Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Appropriate Assessment Marine Scotland 22/03/2011
Marine Scotland: Economic Assessment of Short Term Options for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Costs and Benefits to Other Marine Users and Interests Marine Scotland 22/03/2011
Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters Draft Plan and Strategic Environmental Assessment - Analysis of Consultation Responses - Addendum Marine Scotland 22/03/2011
Blue Seas - Green Energy: Part A - The Plan Marine Scotland 21/03/2011
Blue Seas - Green Energy: Part B - Post Adoption Statement Marine Scotland 21/03/2011
Sensitivity Assessment of Spatial Modelling Marine Scotland 17/03/2011
Habitats Regulations Appraisal of Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Appropriate Assessment Information Review Marine Scotland 16/03/2011
Habitats Regulations Appraisal of Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Information for Appropriate Assessment Marine Scotland 08/03/2011
Habitats Regulations Appraisal of Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Pre-Screening Review of the Medium Term Options Marine Scotland 08/03/2011
Habitats Regulations Appraisal of Draft Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Proposed Approach for the Screening and Assessment of the Short and Medium Term Options Marine Scotland 08/03/2011
The Plan for Offshore Wind Energy in Scottish Territorial Waters: Pre-Screening for Appropriate Assessment Marine Scotland 08/03/2011