Renewable Energy Research Completed Studies

What's New?

In 2017, BOEM saw fourteen environmental studies completed in support of the Renewable Energy Program along the Atlantic coast. These studies include regional surveys, tracking birds and bats, and improved survey methods. Check out the Atlantic Science Year in Review 2017 to learn more about these studies.


BOEM-funded research continues to contribute to the growing body of scientific knowledge on the marine environment and informs BOEM's decision-making regarding renewable energy planning, leasing, and development efforts. Take a look at the completed studies to learn more:

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Acoustics in the Marine Environment

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Birds and Bats

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Cultural and Archaeological Resources

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Economics

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Electromagnetic Fields

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Environmental Fates and Effects

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Environmental Mapping

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Environmental Monitoring

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Fish and Fisheries

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Marine Mammals and Other Protected Species

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Physical Environment

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Social Science

ScienceHighlightsExpandButton Workshops and Literature Synthesis