Providing evidence to improve practice

Action: American bullfrog control: Draining ponds and altering the length of time for which the pond contains water Control of Freshwater Invasive Species

Key messages

  • No evidence was captured on the effects of draining ponds or altering the length of time for which ponds contain water on the control of American bullfrogs.

'No evidence' for an action means we have not yet found any studies that directly and quantitatively tested this action during our systematic journal and report searches. Therefore we have been unable to assess whether or not the action is effective or has any harmful impacts. Please get in touch if you know of such a study for this action.

 

 

Please cite as:

Aldridge, D., Smith R.K. & Sutherland, W.J. (2017) Some Aspects of Control of Fresh Water Invasive Species. Pages 329-358 in: W.J. Sutherland, L.V. Dicks, N. Ockendon & R.K. Smith (eds) What Works in Conservation 2017. Open Book Publishers, Cambridge, UK.