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1875 actions found

Use traditional breeds of livestock
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Use traditional breeds of livestock
Provide artificial nesting sites for falcons
Beneficial Based on: 22 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for falcons
Restore and maintain microclimate in modified caves
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restore and maintain microclimate in modified caves
Manage woody debris before tree planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Manage woody debris before tree planting
Coppice trees
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Coppice trees
Physically damage problematic plants
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Physically damage problematic plants
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Exclude domestic animals or wild hogs by fencing
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 5 studies
Exclude domestic animals or wild hogs by fencing
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Add organic matter after tree planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Add organic matter after tree planting
Use cutting/mowing to control problematic herbaceous plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Use cutting/mowing to control problematic herbaceous plants
Provide suitable bat foraging and roosting habitat at expanding range fronts
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide suitable bat foraging and roosting habitat at expanding range fronts
Maintain wood pasture and parkland
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain wood pasture and parkland
Provide artificial nesting sites for oilbirds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Provide artificial nesting sites for oilbirds
Retain riparian buffer strips during timber harvest
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Retain riparian buffer strips during timber harvest
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves
Add lime to the soil after tree planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Add lime to the soil after tree planting
Resettle illegal human communities (i.e. in a protected area) to another location
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Resettle illegal human communities (i.e. in a protected area) to another location
Change season/timing of cutting/mowing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Change season/timing of cutting/mowing
Manage natural water bodies in arid areas to prevent desiccation
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage natural water bodies in arid areas to prevent desiccation
Exclude grazers from semi-natural habitats
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 11 studies
Exclude grazers from semi-natural habitats
Provide artificial nesting sites for pigeons
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for pigeons
Add lime to water bodies to reduce acidification
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 5 studies
Add lime to water bodies to reduce acidification

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