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18 actions found

Add fresh peat to peatland (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add fresh peat to peatland (before planting)
Add inorganic fertilizer (before/after planting)
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 9 studies
Add inorganic fertilizer (before/after planting)
Add lime (before/after planting)
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 6 studies
Add lime (before/after planting)
Add organic fertilizer (before/after planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Add organic fertilizer (before/after planting)
Add root-associated fungi to plants (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Add root-associated fungi to plants (before planting)
Bury upper layer of peat/soil (before planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Bury upper layer of peat/soil (before planting)
Cover peatland with organic mulch (after planting)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Cover peatland with organic mulch (after planting)
Cover peatland with something other than mulch (after planting)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Cover peatland with something other than mulch (after planting)
Create mounds or hollows (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create mounds or hollows (before planting)
Encapsulate planted moss fragments in beads/gel
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Encapsulate planted moss fragments in beads/gel
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Protect or prepare vegetation before planting (other interventions)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect or prepare vegetation before planting (other interventions)
Remove upper layer of peat/soil (before planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Remove upper layer of peat/soil (before planting)
Remove vegetation that could compete with planted peatland vegetation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove vegetation that could compete with planted peatland vegetation
Reprofile/relandscape peatland (before planting)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Reprofile/relandscape peatland (before planting)
Rewet peatland (before/after planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Rewet peatland (before/after planting)
Use fences or barriers to protect planted vegetation
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use fences or barriers to protect planted vegetation

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