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190 actions found

Provide bat boxes for roosting bats
Evidence not assessed Based on: 42 studies
Provide bat boxes for roosting bats
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Evidence not assessed Based on: 12 studies
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Use prescribed burning
Evidence not assessed Based on: 12 studies
Use prescribed burning
Create alternative bat roosts within developments
Evidence not assessed Based on: 11 studies
Create alternative bat roosts within developments
Thin trees within forest and woodland
Evidence not assessed Based on: 11 studies
Thin trees within forest and woodland
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
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Breed bats in captivity
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Breed bats in captivity
Install underpasses or culverts as road crossing structures for bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Install underpasses or culverts as road crossing structures for bats
Create artificial water sources
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Create artificial water sources
Legally protect bat habitats
Evidence not assessed Based on: 5 studies
Legally protect bat habitats
Rehabilitate injured/orphaned bats to maintain wild bat populations
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Rehabilitate injured/orphaned bats to maintain wild bat populations
Manage microclimate of artificial bat roosts
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Manage microclimate of artificial bat roosts
Legally protect bats during development
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Legally protect bats during development
Create or restore bat foraging habitat in urban areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create or restore bat foraging habitat in urban areas
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Install overpasses as road crossing structures for bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Install overpasses as road crossing structures for bats
Reduce pesticide, herbicide or fertiliser use
Evidence not assessed Based on: 3 studies
Reduce pesticide, herbicide or fertiliser use
Avoid illumination of bat commuting routes
Evidence not assessed Based on: 3 studies
Avoid illumination of bat commuting routes
Retain residual tree patches in logged areas
Evidence not assessed Based on: 3 studies
Retain residual tree patches in logged areas

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