Ambient Underwater Noise Levels at Norra Midsjöbanken during Construction of the Nord Stream Pipeline.
Norra Midsjöbanken is a Natura 2000 area situated approximately 50 km east of the southern tip of Öland island in the Swedish Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ)....
Proceedings of the Institute of Acoustics
Due to the increasing desire for renewable energy and the reduced acceptability of onshore wind developments in the UK, the last few years has seen an...
The assessment of likely levels of piling noise at Greater Gabbard and its comparison with background noise, including piling noise levels made at Kentish Flats.
The United Kingdom government’s renewable energy strategy has a target of providing 10% of the UK’s electricity from renewable sources by 2010, and 15% by 2015....
Marine Pollution Bulletin
The exponential growth of the human population and its increasing industrial development often involve large scale modifications of the environment. In the marine context, coastal urbanisation...
Framework for assessing impacts of pile-driving noise from offshore wind farm construction on a harbour seal population.
Environmental Impact Assessment Review
Offshore wind farm developments may impact protected marine mammal populations, requiring appropriate assessment under the EU Habitats Directive. We describe a framework developed to assess population...