2020-01-22
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Offshore Wind create new habitats for fish

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The offshore turbines and its foundations act as natural reefs and create new habitat for fish

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New study: Offshore wind creates new homes for fish

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New study: Offshore wind creates new homes for fish

A new study should excite ocean anglers as well as fans of ocean energy: Offshore wind farms act as artificial reefs, scientists say, creating new habitats and food sources for fish.

Researchers studied the offshore wind farms appearing with increasing regularity in Europe. As MIT Technology Review just reported: "Naturally, these (offshore wind turbine bases) become home to complex ecosystems. In the North Sea, where most of the European farms are being built, these ecosystems are dominated by blue mussels. These feed by filtering... ... More: Official Press Release AWEA Blog

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