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2399 actions found

Retain native forest and woodland
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain native forest and woodland
Manage vegetation using livestock grazing
Evidence not assessed Based on: 6 studies
Manage vegetation using livestock grazing
Manage perennial bioenergy crops to benefit wildlife
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage perennial bioenergy crops to benefit wildlife
Provide artificial nesting sites for songbirds
Beneficial Based on: 65 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for songbirds
Use chemicals to attract natural enemies
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 15 studies
Use chemicals to attract natural enemies
Restrict human access to bat caves to prevent spread of disease
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restrict human access to bat caves to prevent spread of disease
Cover the ground with straw after tree planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Cover the ground with straw after tree planting
Clean waste water before it enters the environment
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Clean waste water before it enters the environment
Create new unlit commuting routes using planting
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Create new unlit commuting routes using planting
Install pole crossings for gliders/flying squirrels
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Install pole crossings for gliders/flying squirrels
Clean nest boxes to increase occupancy or reproductive success
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 10 studies
Clean nest boxes to increase occupancy or reproductive success
Artificially mist habitat to keep it damp
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Artificially mist habitat to keep it damp
Vaccinate bats against the white-nose syndrome pathogen
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Vaccinate bats against the white-nose syndrome pathogen
Use weed mats to protect planted trees
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use weed mats to protect planted trees
Guard habituated primate groups to ensure their safety/well-being
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Guard habituated primate groups to ensure their safety/well-being
Divert/replace polluted water source(s)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Divert/replace polluted water source(s)
Restore or create linear habitat features/green corridors
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restore or create linear habitat features/green corridors
Scare birds from fish farms
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 16 studies
Scare birds from fish farms
Use differently-coloured artificial nests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use differently-coloured artificial nests
Install barrier fencing along roads
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 10 studies
Install barrier fencing along roads
Cull infected bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Cull infected bats
Use tree guards or shelters to protect planted trees
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use tree guards or shelters to protect planted trees
Implement legal protection for primate species under threat
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Implement legal protection for primate species under threat
Slow down input water to allow more time for pollutants to be removed
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Slow down input water to allow more time for pollutants to be removed

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