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Add woody debris to forests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add woody debris to forests
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 7 studies
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Clear or open patches in forests
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 9 studies
Clear or open patches in forests
Clearcut and re-seed forests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Clearcut and re-seed forests
Coppice trees
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Coppice trees
Create scrapes and pools in wetlands and wet grasslands
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Create scrapes and pools in wetlands and wet grasslands
Employ grazing in artificial grasslands/pastures
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 10 studies
Employ grazing in artificial grasslands/pastures
Employ grazing in natural grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 12 studies
Employ grazing in natural grasslands
Employ grazing in non-grassland habitats
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Employ grazing in non-grassland habitats
Fertilize artificial grasslands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Fertilize artificial grasslands
Manage water level in wetlands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 6 studies
Manage water level in wetlands
Manage woodland edges for birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Manage woodland edges for birds
Mow or cut natural grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 6 studies
Mow or cut natural grasslands
Mow or cut reedbeds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Mow or cut reedbeds
Mow or cut semi-natural grasslands/pastures
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 4 studies
Mow or cut semi-natural grasslands/pastures
Plant trees to act as windbreaks
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Plant trees to act as windbreaks
Plough habitats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Plough habitats
Protect nest trees before burning
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect nest trees before burning
Provide deadwood/snags in forests
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 0 studies
Provide deadwood/snags in forests
Raise water levels in ditches or grassland
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Raise water levels in ditches or grassland
Re-seed grasslands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Re-seed grasslands
Remove coarse woody debris from forests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Remove coarse woody debris from forests
Remove midstorey from savannas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove midstorey from savannas

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