Action: Increase livestock numbers to control bracken
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- We found no studies that evaluated the effects of controlling bracken by increasing livestock numbers on shrublands.
'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.
Increasing the grazing intensity at a site may help to control bracken.