The construction of Barrow Offshore Wind Farm began in March 2005, and the wind farm became operational in July 2006. The environmental post construction monitoring was initiated on 1 July 2006. This series details the environmental monitoring undertaken in years 1, 2 and 3 of post-construction from 2006-2010. This should be seen as a continuation of the environmental impact statement, the preconstruction monitoring and the construction monitoring report. Monitoring activities continue post-construction and will be reported annually for three years to teh licensing authority according to the supplementary condition 9.1 of the FEPA licence. The individual survey reports issued by contractors are present as are the report appendices, and the multiple survey data is also provided within this series.
NIRAS Walney Island Bird Survey 2007 Raw Data
WWT Aerial Bird Survey Data
2008-2010 ESSCMACS Boat-based Bird Survey Data
2007 Titan Post-Construction Benthic Survey Data
Reports, Second Annual Report
Reports, First Annual Report
Reports, Third Annual Report and Overall Conclusions (wAddendum)