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190 actions found

Avoid planting fruit trees alongside roads in areas with fruit bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Avoid planting fruit trees alongside roads in areas with fruit bats
Retain existing bat roosts and access points within developments
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Retain existing bat roosts and access points within developments
Enforce regulations to prevent trafficking and trade of bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Enforce regulations to prevent trafficking and trade of bats
Strengthen cultural traditions that discourage bat harvesting
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Strengthen cultural traditions that discourage bat harvesting
Create alternative bat roosts within developments
Evidence not assessed Based on: 11 studies
Create alternative bat roosts within developments
Change timing of building work
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Change timing of building work
Introduce alternative treatments to reduce the use of bats in traditional medicine
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce alternative treatments to reduce the use of bats in traditional medicine
Introduce other food sources to replace bat meat
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce other food sources to replace bat meat
Protect brownfield or ex-industrial sites
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Protect brownfield or ex-industrial sites
Introduce other income sources to replace bat trade
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce other income sources to replace bat trade
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
Encourage online vendors to remove bat specimens for sale
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Encourage online vendors to remove bat specimens for sale
Restrict the collection of bat specimens for research
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restrict the collection of bat specimens for research
Train arborists and forestry operatives to identify potential bat roosts
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Train arborists and forestry operatives to identify potential bat roosts
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
Protect roost trees during forest operations
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect roost trees during forest operations
Create artificial water sources
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Create artificial water sources
Retain buffers around roost trees in logged areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain buffers around roost trees in logged areas
Change timing of forestry operations
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Change timing of forestry operations
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Evidence not assessed Based on: 12 studies
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Retain riparian buffers in logged areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain riparian buffers in logged areas
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce agri-environment schemes

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