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125 actions found

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 (wild fire)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Raise awareness amongst the public (wild fire)
Raise awareness amongst the public (problematic species)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Raise awareness amongst the public (problematic species)
Raise awareness through engaging volunteers in peatland management or monitoring
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Raise awareness through engaging volunteers in peatland management or monitoring
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
Adopt zero burning policies near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Adopt zero burning policies near peatlands
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Irrigate peatland (without planting)
Exclude wild herbivores using physical barriers
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Exclude wild herbivores using physical barriers
Control populations of wild herbivores
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Control populations of wild herbivores
Remove residential or commercial development from peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Remove residential or commercial development from peatlands
Retain/create habitat corridors in developed areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain/create habitat corridors in developed areas
Implement ‘mosaic management’ of agriculture
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Implement ‘mosaic management’ of agriculture
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Cut/remove/thin forest plantations
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Cut/remove/thin forest plantations
Cut/remove/thin forest plantations and rewet peat
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 11 studies
Cut/remove/thin forest plantations and rewet peat
Use barriers to keep livestock off ungrazed peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use barriers to keep livestock off ungrazed peatlands
Exclude or remove livestock from degraded peatlands
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 10 studies
Exclude or remove livestock from degraded peatlands
Reduce intensity of livestock grazing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Reduce intensity of livestock grazing
Change type of livestock
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Change type of livestock
Change season/timing of livestock grazing
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Change season/timing of livestock grazing
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
Retain/create habitat corridors in areas of energy production or mining
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain/create habitat corridors in areas of energy production or mining
Backfill trenches dug for pipelines
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Backfill trenches dug for pipelines
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors

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