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13 actions found

Adopt zero burning policies near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Adopt zero burning policies near peatlands
Build fire breaks
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Build fire breaks
Cut large trees/shrubs to maintain or restore disturbance
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Cut large trees/shrubs to maintain or restore disturbance
Cut/mow herbaceous plants to maintain or restore disturbance
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 14 studies
Cut/mow herbaceous plants to maintain or restore disturbance
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Reduce water level of flooded peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce water level of flooded peatlands
Remove plant litter to maintain or restore disturbance
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Remove plant litter to maintain or restore disturbance
Restore natural water level fluctuations
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restore natural water level fluctuations
Rewet peat to prevent wild fires
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Rewet peat to prevent wild fires
Rewet peatland (raise water table)
Beneficial Based on: 36 studies
Rewet peatland (raise water table)
Thin vegetation to prevent wild fires
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Thin vegetation to prevent wild fires
Use grazing to maintain or restore disturbance
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 4 studies
Use grazing to maintain or restore disturbance
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance

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