Parrot’s feather: Public education
Overall effectiveness category No evidence found (no assessment)
Number of studies: 0
Background information and definitions
Public education about parrot’s feather and its impact on the ecosystems where it is introduced can potential change people’s behaviour, reducing its use in ornamental ponds and aquaria or encouraging the decontamination of equipment between usages in different waterbodies. Preventive management of parrot’s feather spread by means of legislation or codes of conduct is discussed under ‘Reduction of trade through legislation and codes of conduct’.