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2399 actions found

Alter artificial nest sites to discourage brood parasitism
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Alter artificial nest sites to discourage brood parasitism
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 22 studies
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Use shelterwood harvest instead of clearcutting
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Use shelterwood harvest instead of clearcutting
Implement road blocks to inspect cars for illegal primate bushmeat
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Implement road blocks to inspect cars for illegal primate bushmeat
Use ‘bracken bruiser’ to control bracken
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use ‘bracken bruiser’ to control bracken
Protect roost trees during forest operations
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect roost trees during forest operations
Provide supplementary food after fire
Evidence not assessed Based on: 1 study
Provide supplementary food after fire
Use copper strips to exclude snails from nests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use copper strips to exclude snails from nests
Maintain traditional orchards
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Maintain traditional orchards
Create artificial water sources
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Create artificial water sources
Use partial retention harvesting instead of clearcutting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use partial retention harvesting instead of clearcutting
Conduct regular anti-poaching patrols
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Conduct regular anti-poaching patrols
Disturb vegetation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Disturb vegetation
Retain buffers around roost trees in logged areas
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Retain buffers around roost trees in logged areas
Use fencing to exclude grazers or other problematic species
Evidence not assessed Based on: 3 studies
Use fencing to exclude grazers or other problematic species
Use mowing techniques to reduce chick mortality
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Use mowing techniques to reduce chick mortality
Clean birds following oil spills
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Clean birds following oil spills
Reduce grazing intensity on grassland (including seasonal removal of livestock)
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 30 studies
Reduce grazing intensity on grassland (including seasonal removal of livestock)
Use summer instead of winter harvesting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use summer instead of winter harvesting
Disturb topsoil
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Disturb topsoil

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