Action: Encourage online vendors to remove bat specimens for sale
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- We found no studies that evaluated the effects of encouraging online vendors to remove bat specimens for sale 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.
Vendors, such as online selling platforms, could be encouraged to sign up to a code of practice to remove illegal bat specimens for sale.