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2001-2015, Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm, Bird and Marine Mammal Surveys

2001-2015, Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm, Bird and Marine Mammal Surveys

Topic categories:

Birds

Marine Mammals

Last series update:

May 2021

MEDIN approved

Industry:

Wind

Collection date:

Oct 2001 - Mar 2015

Development:

Robin Rigg

Publication date:

May 2021

Round:

1

Organisation:

Robin Rigg Offshore Wind Farm

Phase:

Pre-construction

Description

Boat-based visual surveys were carried out from 2001 to 2015 for birds, and 2004-2012 for marine mammals (in conjunction with ornithological surveys). Surveys comprised ten transects conducted monthly or bimonthly depending on the phase. Marine Mammal data contains sightings data and haul out count data.