Action: Introduce legislation to control the use of hazardous substances
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- We found no studies that evaluated the effects of introducing legislation to control the use of hazardous substances on bat populations.
‘We found no studies’ means that we have not yet found any studies that have directly evaluated 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.
Introducing legislation to control the use of hazardous substances such as fertilizers, pesticides, fungicides and herbicides could reduce the negative impacts on wildlife. Such laws exist in some countries.