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1875 actions found

Log/remove trees within forests: effects on non-vascular plants
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 3 studies
Log/remove trees within forests: effects on non-vascular plants
Regularly and continuously provide supplementary food to primates
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Regularly and continuously provide supplementary food to primates
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
Regularly clean bat boxes to increase occupancy
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Regularly clean bat boxes to increase occupancy
Use electric fencing to exclude fish-eating birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Use electric fencing to exclude fish-eating birds
Artificially incubate eggs or warm nests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Artificially incubate eggs or warm nests
Create artificial hibernacula or aestivation sites
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Create artificial hibernacula or aestivation sites
Introduce legislation to control the use of hazardous substances
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce legislation to control the use of hazardous substances
Log/remove trees within forests: effects on mature trees
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 15 studies
Log/remove trees within forests: effects on mature trees
Regularly provide supplementary food to primates during resource scarce periods only
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Regularly provide supplementary food to primates during resource scarce periods only
Reduce fertilizer or herbicide use near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce fertilizer or herbicide use near peatlands
Release captive-bred bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Release captive-bred bats
Use netting to exclude fish-eating birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Use netting to exclude fish-eating birds
Provide nesting habitat for birds that is safe from extreme weather
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Provide nesting habitat for birds that is safe from extreme weather
Engage volunteers to collect amphibian data (citizen science)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Engage volunteers to collect amphibian data (citizen science)
Change effluent treatments used in agriculture and forestry
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Change effluent treatments used in agriculture and forestry
Log/remove trees within forests: effects on young trees
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Log/remove trees within forests: effects on young trees
Provide supplementary food for a certain period of time only
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 13 studies
Provide supplementary food for a certain period of time only
Manage fertilizer or herbicide application near peatlands
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage fertilizer or herbicide application near peatlands
Disturb birds using foot patrols
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Disturb birds using foot patrols
Remove vegetation to create nesting areas
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 6 studies
Remove vegetation to create nesting areas
Clear vegetation
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Clear vegetation
Leave bat roosts and roost entrances unlit
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Leave bat roosts and roost entrances unlit

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