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Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A group of wind turbines that generate electricity, usually owned and operated by one company.

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The Aesthetics of Wind Farms

Yuriko Saito.

in Aesthetics of the Familiar

July 2017; p ublished online July 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Aesthetics and Philosophy of Art. 9880 words.

As one of the sustainable forms of energy production, wind farms are becoming increasingly prevalent, changing the global landscapes and seascapes. They are often met with resistance,...

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wind farm

Overview page. Subjects: Environmental Science.

A group of wind turbines that generate electricity, usually owned and operated by one company.

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wind farm

Nick Jelley.

in A Dictionary of Energy Science

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Alternative and Renewable Energy Sources and Technology. 146 words.

A large array of *wind turbines used to generate electricity for a *grid. An example is the

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wind farm

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

A group of *wind turbines that generate electricity, usually owned and operated by one company.

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wind farm

Chris Park.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

A group of wind turbines that generate electricity, usually owned and operated by one company.

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wind farm

Chris Park and Michael Allaby.

in A Dictionary of Environment and Conservation

P ublished online January 2017 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Conservation of the Environment (Environmental Science). 17 words.

A group of *wind turbines that generate electricity, usually owned and operated by one company.

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wind farm

in New Oxford Rhyming Dictionary

January 2012; p ublished online May 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 49 words.

alarm, arm, Bairam, balm, barm, becalm, calm, charm, embalm, farm, forearm, Guam, harm, imam, ma'am, malm, Montcalm, Notre-Dame,

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wind farm

in Oxford Dictionary of Rhymes

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 49 words.

alarm, arm, Bairam, balm, barm, becalm, calm, charm, embalm, farm, forearm, Guam, harm, imam, ma'am, malm, Montcalm, Notre-Dame,

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Barriers to movement: impacts of wind farms on migrating birds

Elizabeth A. Masden, Daniel T. Haydon, Anthony D. Fox, Robert W. Furness, Rhys Bullman and Mark Desholm.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

May 2009; p ublished online February 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 4694 words.

Masden, E. A., Haydon, D. T., Fox, A. D., Furness, R. W., Bullman, R., and Desholm, M. 2009. Barriers to movement: impacts of wind farms on migrating birds. – ICES Journal of...

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Community Benefit Agreements for Wind Farm Siting in Context

LeRoy C. Paddock and Max Greenblum.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 8196 words.

This chapter discusses the problems of obtaining community support and consent for wind farm development. Wind energy production has dramatically increased in the United States since the...

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Tilting at Offshore Windmills: Regulating Wind Farm Development Within the Renewable Energy Zone

Karen N. Scott.

in Journal of Environmental Law

January 2006; p ublished online December 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 17888 words.

Offshore wind farms are likely to be a key component of the United Kingdom’s strategy for renewable energy, and the Energy Act 2004 introduced a new legislative framework for the development...

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<i>Four Winds Farm</i> (1887)

Daniel Hahn.

in The Oxford Companion to Children’s Literature

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Children's Literature Studies. 12 words.

A novel by Mrs *Molesworth.

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The effects of temporary exclusion of activity due to wind farm construction on a lobster (<i>Homarus gammarus</i>) fishery suggests a potential management approach

Michael Roach, Mike Cohen, Rodney Forster, Andrew S Revill and Magnus Johnson.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

July 2018; p ublished online February 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 7401 words.

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Offshore wind farms (OWF) form an important part of many countries strategy for responding to the threat of climate change, their development can...

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Effects of a 5-year trawling ban on the local benthic community in a wind farm in the Dutch coastal zone

Magda J. N. Bergman, Selma M. Ubels, Gerard C. A. Duineveld and Erik W. G. Meesters.

in ICES Journal of Marine Science

March 2015; p ublished online November 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Environmental Science; Marine and Estuarine Biology. 8941 words.

As part of a large impact study in a wind farm (OWEZ) in the Dutch coastal zone, the effects of exclusion of bottom trawling on the benthic community were studied by comparison with nearby...

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Wind farm noise suppresses territorial defense behavior in a songbird

Mieke C. Zwart, Jonathon C. Dunn, Philip J.K. McGowan and Mark J. Whittingham.

in Behavioral Ecology

January 2016; p ublished online August 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Ecology and Conservation; Evolutionary Biology; Zoology and Animal Sciences; Animal Behaviour and Behavioural Ecology. 5671 words.

In birds, anthropogenic noise has been linked to reduced breeding densities and success, but the mechanisms by which this occurs are currently unclear. In this study, we investigated...

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Opposition to Wind Farms and the Possible Responses of the Legal System

Anita Rønne.

in Sharing the Costs and Benefits of Energy and Resource Activity

March 2016; p ublished online June 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Environment and Energy Law. 9567 words.

This chapter inquires into the reasons for public opposition to wind turbine projects, and investigates the different community benefit schemes that are in use to reduce and compensate for...

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offshore wind energy

Helen Roby.

in A Supplementary Dictionary of Renewable Energy and Sustainability

P ublished online January 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Environmental Sustainability. 103 words.

A wind farm consisting of a number of wind turbines situated offshore to utilize the higher wind speeds than found

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capital intensive

Susan Mayhew.

in A Dictionary of Geography

January 2015; p ublished online May 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Earth Sciences and Geography. 40 words.

With a high ratio of *capital to labour. Barthelmie (2007) Geog. Compass 1, 3 notes that, because wind farms

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embedded generators

Tony Atkins and Marcel Escudier.

in A Dictionary of Mechanical Engineering

January 2013; p ublished online September 2013 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Mechanical Engineering. 26 words.

The relatively small-capacity electrical generators, such as gas turbines, diesel engines, and wind farms, that form part of

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Krause, Herbert (1905–76)

James D. Hart and Phillip W. Leininger.

in The Oxford Companion to American Literature

January 1995; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Literary Studies (American). 81 words.

(1905–76),

born and partly raised in western Minnesota whose farm life is treated in his first novel, Wind

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