Action: Protect roost trees during forest operations
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- We found no studies that evaluated the effects of protecting roost trees during forest operations 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.
Trees with bat roosts, or potential bat roosts, should be retained during forest operations and protected from damage.