Action: Introduce nest boxes stocked with solitary bees
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- We have captured no evidence for the effects of introducing nest boxes stocked with solitary bees on farmland wildlife.
'No evidence' for an action means we have not yet found any studies that directly and quantitatively tested 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.
This intervention may involve introducing nest boxes stocked with solitary bees on farmland. Captive rearing of solitary bees may be used to augment or re-establish wild populations on farmland.
See also ‘Provide nest boxes for bees (solitary bees or bumblebees)’.