Conservation Evidence strives to be as useful to conservationists as possible. Please take our survey to help the team improve our resource.

Providing evidence to improve practice

Actions

Can't find what you're looking for? You can also search Individual Studies.

Not sure what Actions are? Read a brief description.

125 actions found

Wear snowshoes to prevent trampling
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Wear snowshoes to prevent trampling
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use prescribed fire to maintain or restore disturbance
Use prescribed fire to control problematic plants
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 6 studies
Use prescribed fire to control problematic plants
Use low impact vehicles for harvesting (wild biological resources)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use low impact vehicles for harvesting (wild biological resources)
Use low impact harvesting techniques (for wild biological resources)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use low impact harvesting techniques (for wild biological resources)
Use herbicide to control problematic plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use herbicide to control problematic plants
Use grazing to maintain or restore disturbance
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 4 studies
Use grazing to maintain or restore disturbance
Use grazing to control problematic plants
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use grazing to control problematic plants
Use fences or barriers to protect planted vegetation
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use fences or barriers to protect planted vegetation
Use cutting/mowing to control problematic herbaceous plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Use cutting/mowing to control problematic herbaceous plants
Use cutting to control problematic large trees/shrubs
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use cutting to control problematic large trees/shrubs
Use covers/barriers to control problematic plants
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use covers/barriers to control problematic plants
Use biodegradable oil in farming machinery
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use biodegradable oil in farming machinery
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
Use artificial barriers to prevent pollution entering peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use artificial barriers to prevent pollution entering peatlands
Thin vegetation to prevent wild fires
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Thin vegetation to prevent wild fires
Stabilize peatland surface to help plants colonize
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Stabilize peatland surface to help plants colonize
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
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)
Rewet peatland (raise water table)
Beneficial Based on: 36 studies
Rewet peatland (raise water table)
Rewet peatland (before/after planting)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Rewet peatland (before/after planting)
Rewet peat to prevent wild fires
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Rewet peat to prevent wild fires
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Retain/create habitat corridors in farmed areas
Retain/create habitat corridors in developed areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain/create habitat corridors in developed areas
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

Download these search results:

1. From:
2. Format:
3.