From individual effects to population impacts of renewable energy projects on biodiversity
Updated: Feb 15
Understanding the importance of evaluating the impacts of renewable energy projects at the level of wild populations and distinguish this concept from the concept of effect commonly used in EIA to assess the consequences of the project at the level of individuals.
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Reference: May, R.; Masden, E.A.; Bennet, F.; Perron, M. 2019. Considerations for upscaling individual effects of wind energy development towards population-level impacts on wildlife. Journal of Environmental Management. Volume 230, 15 January 2019, Pages 84-93. DOI: 10.1016/j.jenvman.2018.09.062