Action: Introduce other income sources to replace bat trade
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- We found no studies that evaluated the effects of introducing other income sources to replace bat trade 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 alternative income sources to replace bat trade may reduce hunting pressure. This could include cultivating crops or rearing domestic animals.