The aim of this paper is to review key experience and provide a consolidated understanding of the current state of knowledge relating to potential environmental impacts associated with marine
renewables and marine mammals.
This is part of our Good Practice Guidance for Marine Mammals, produced by Claire Lacey, Jon Barnes and Patrick Lynes.
Reference: Sparling CE., Coram, AJ., McConnell, B., Thompson, D., Hawkins, K. & Northridge, SP. (2013) Wave and Tidal consenting Position paper Series: Marine Mammal Impacts.Renewable UK, Scottish Renewables and Natural Environment Research Council publication.