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190 actions found

Use organic pest control instead of synthetic pesticides
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use organic pest control instead of synthetic pesticides
Thin trees within forest and woodland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Thin trees within forest and woodland
Prevent pollution from agricultural land or forestry from entering watercourses
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Prevent pollution from agricultural land or forestry from entering watercourses
Maintain forest and woodland edges for foraging bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain forest and woodland edges for foraging bats
Plant riparian buffer strips
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Plant riparian buffer strips
Retain veteran and standing dead trees as roosting sites for bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain veteran and standing dead trees as roosting sites for bats
Avoid illumination of bat commuting routes
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Avoid illumination of bat commuting routes
Replant native trees in logged areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Replant native trees in logged areas
Avoid illumination of key bat habitats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Avoid illumination of key bat habitats
Retain residual tree patches in logged areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Retain residual tree patches in logged areas
Direct lighting away from bat access points or habitats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Direct lighting away from bat access points or habitats
Retain forested corridors in logged areas
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Retain forested corridors in logged areas
Use 'warm white' rather than 'cool' LED lights
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use 'warm white' rather than 'cool' LED lights
Use red lighting rather than other lighting colours
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use red lighting rather than other lighting colours
Use glazing treatments to reduce light spill from inside lit buildings
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use glazing treatments to reduce light spill from inside lit buildings
Install and maintain cave gates to restrict public access
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 11 studies
Install and maintain cave gates to restrict public access
Install sound barriers in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Install sound barriers in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
Educate the public to improve perception of bats to improve behaviour towards bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Educate the public to improve perception of bats to improve behaviour towards bats
Adapt bat roost structures to buffer against temperature extremes
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Adapt bat roost structures to buffer against temperature extremes
Restore and maintain microclimate in modified caves
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restore and maintain microclimate in modified caves
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Provide suitable bat foraging and roosting habitat at expanding range fronts
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide suitable bat foraging and roosting habitat at expanding range fronts
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves

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