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125 actions found

Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Irrigate peatland (before/after planting)
Add fresh peat to peatland (before planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add fresh peat to peatland (before planting)
Remove vegetation that could compete with planted peatland vegetation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove vegetation that could compete with planted peatland vegetation
Raise awareness amongst the public (general)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Raise awareness amongst the public (general)
Exclude wild herbivores using physical barriers
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Exclude wild herbivores using physical barriers
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Reduce intensity of livestock grazing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Reduce intensity of livestock grazing
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Reduce intensity of harvest (of wild biological resources)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Reduce intensity of harvest (of wild biological resources)
Physically exclude vehicles from peatlands
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Physically exclude vehicles from peatlands
Use herbicide to control problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use herbicide to control problematic plants
Introduce an organism to control problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Introduce an organism to control problematic plants
Clean waste water before it enters the environment
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Clean waste water before it enters the environment
Slow down input water to allow more time for pollutants to be removed
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Slow down input water to allow more time for pollutants to be removed
Remove pollutants from waste gases before they enter the environment
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove pollutants from waste gases before they enter the environment
Add lime to reduce acidity and/or increase fertility
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add lime to reduce acidity and/or increase fertility
Add water to peatlands to compensate for drought
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Add water to peatlands to compensate for drought
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
Build barriers to protect peatlands from the sea
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Build barriers to protect peatlands from the sea
Restore/create peatlands in areas that will be climatically suitable in the future
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restore/create peatlands in areas that will be climatically suitable in the future
Create legislation for ‘no net loss’ of wetlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Create legislation for ‘no net loss’ of wetlands
Adopt voluntary agreements to protect peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Adopt voluntary agreements to protect peatlands
Allow sustainable use of peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Allow sustainable use of peatlands
Roughen peat surface to create microclimates (without planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Roughen peat surface to create microclimates (without planting)
Bury upper layer of peat/soil (without planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Bury upper layer of peat/soil (without planting)

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