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125 actions found

Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection (e.g. rangers)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection (e.g. rangers)
Install boardwalks/paths to prevent trampling
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Install boardwalks/paths to prevent trampling
Introduce an organism to control problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Introduce an organism to control problematic plants
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce nurse plants (to aid focal peatland plants)
Introduce nurse plants (without planting peatland vegetation)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce nurse plants (without planting peatland vegetation)
Introduce seeds of peatland herbs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 10 studies
Introduce seeds of peatland herbs
Introduce seeds of peatland trees/shrubs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Introduce seeds of peatland trees/shrubs
Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Legally protect peatlands
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Legally protect peatlands
Limit the density of livestock on farmland near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Limit the density of livestock on farmland near peatlands
Lobby, campaign or demonstrate to protect peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Lobby, campaign or demonstrate to protect peatlands
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Manage fertilizer or herbicide application near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage fertilizer or herbicide application near peatlands
Pay landowners to protect peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Pay landowners to protect peatlands
Physically damage problematic plants
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Physically damage problematic plants
Physically exclude pedestrians from peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Physically exclude pedestrians from peatlands
Physically exclude vehicles from peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Physically exclude vehicles from peatlands
Physically remove problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Physically remove problematic plants
Plant shelter belts to protect peatlands from wind
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Plant shelter belts to protect peatlands from wind
Protect or prepare vegetation before planting (other interventions)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect or prepare vegetation before planting (other interventions)
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
Provide new technologies to reduce pressure on wild biological resources
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide new technologies to reduce pressure on wild biological resources
Raise awareness amongst the public (general)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Raise awareness amongst the public (general)
Raise awareness amongst the public (problematic species)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Raise awareness amongst the public (problematic species)

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