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Provide artificial nesting sites for raptors
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for raptors
Allow natural regeneration of ground cover beneath perennial crops
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Allow natural regeneration of ground cover beneath perennial crops
Grow plants that compete with damaging weeds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Grow plants that compete with damaging weeds
Clear vegetation
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Clear vegetation
Deepen, de-silt or re-profile ponds
Beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Deepen, de-silt or re-profile ponds
Thin trees within forests
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 9 studies
Thin trees within forests
Translocate toads
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Translocate toads
Translocate great crested newts
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Translocate great crested newts
Control traffic and traffic timing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Control traffic and traffic timing
Use group-selection harvesting
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 9 studies
Use group-selection harvesting
Use soil scarification or ploughing to enhance germination
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Use soil scarification or ploughing to enhance germination
Crop production: Use crop rotations
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Crop production: Use crop rotations
Regularly and continuously provide supplementary food to primates
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Regularly and continuously provide supplementary food to primates
Implement quarantine for primates before reintroduction/translocation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Implement quarantine for primates before reintroduction/translocation
Remove/treat external/internal parasites to increase reproductive success/survival
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Remove/treat external/internal parasites to increase reproductive success/survival
Use herbicide to control grass
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Use herbicide to control grass
Add inorganic fertilizer (before/after planting)
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 9 studies
Add inorganic fertilizer (before/after planting)
Install and maintain gates at mine entrances to restrict public access
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 9 studies
Install and maintain gates at mine entrances to restrict public access
Convert to organic farming
Based on: 8 studies
Convert to organic farming
Exclude livestock from semi-natural habitat (including woodland)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 8 studies
Exclude livestock from semi-natural habitat (including woodland)
Provide or retain un-harvested buffer strips
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Provide or retain un-harvested buffer strips
Set longlines at night to reduce seabird bycatch
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Set longlines at night to reduce seabird bycatch
Use prescribed burning on shrublands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Use prescribed burning on shrublands

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