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Add inorganic fertilizer (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Add inorganic fertilizer (without planting)
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Create mounds or hollows (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create mounds or hollows (before planting)
Add root-associated fungi to plants (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Add root-associated fungi to plants (before planting)
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance
Physically remove problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Physically remove problematic plants
Divert/replace polluted water source(s)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Divert/replace polluted water source(s)
Excavate pools (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Excavate pools (without planting)
Disturb peatland surface to encourage growth of desirable plants (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Disturb peatland surface to encourage growth of desirable plants (without planting)
Cover peatland with organic mulch (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Cover peatland with organic mulch (without planting)
Cover peatland with something other than mulch (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Cover peatland with something other than mulch (without planting)
Provide education or training programmes about peatlands or peatland management
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Provide education or training programmes about peatlands or peatland management
Lobby, campaign or demonstrate to protect peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Lobby, campaign or demonstrate to protect peatlands
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Replace blocks of vegetation after mining or peat extraction
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Replace blocks of vegetation after mining or peat extraction
Remove plant litter to maintain or restore disturbance
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Remove plant litter to maintain or restore disturbance
Cut large trees/shrubs to maintain or restore disturbance
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Cut large trees/shrubs to maintain or restore disturbance
Change season/timing of cutting/mowing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Change season/timing of cutting/mowing
Use cutting to control problematic large trees/shrubs
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use cutting to control problematic large trees/shrubs
Drain/replace acidic water
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Drain/replace acidic water
Pay landowners to protect peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Pay landowners to protect peatlands
Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection (e.g. rangers)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection (e.g. rangers)
Reprofile/relandscape peatland (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Reprofile/relandscape peatland (without planting)
Stabilize peatland surface to help plants colonize
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Stabilize peatland surface to help plants colonize
Build artificial bird perches to encourage seed dispersal
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Build artificial bird perches to encourage seed dispersal

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