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1999, Unicomarine, Scroby Sands Offshore Wind Farm, Likely changes to the benthic fauna following development of the proposed Sarah Jane Windfarm on Middle Scroby Sands

1999, Unicomarine, Scroby Sands Offshore Wind Farm, Likely changes to the benthic fauna following development of the proposed Sarah Jane Windfarm on Middle Scroby Sands

Topic categories:

Benthic Ecology

Last series update:

May 2021

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Industry:

Wind

Collection date:

Jan 1998 - Dec 1999

Development:

Scroby Sands

Publication date:

May 2021

Round:

1

Organisation:

Unicomarine

Phase:

Pre-construction

Description

This project considers the benthic ecology of the Middle Scroby banks wind farm and in particular the probable changes resulting from the construction of the monopiles.  Previous benthic surveys were observed and it was concluded that the loss of seabed resulting from the construction of the monopiles would be small, as would the loss of benthic bi...