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2105 actions found

Automatically reduce turbine blade rotation when bat activity is high
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Automatically reduce turbine blade rotation when bat activity is high
Use thinning followed by prescribed fire
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use thinning followed by prescribed fire
Provide sustainable alternative livelihoods; establish fish- or domestic meat farms
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide sustainable alternative livelihoods; establish fish- or domestic meat farms
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
Minimize noise levels within caves
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Minimize noise levels within caves
Refill disused borrow pits
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Refill disused borrow pits
Close off potential access points on turbines to prevent roosting bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Close off potential access points on turbines to prevent roosting bats
Mechanically/manually remove invasive plants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Mechanically/manually remove invasive plants
Employ hunters in the conservation sector to reduce their impact
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Employ hunters in the conservation sector to reduce their impact
Backfill trenches dug for pipelines
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Backfill trenches dug for pipelines
Introduce guidelines for sustainable cave development and use
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce guidelines for sustainable cave development and use
Plant nettle strips
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Plant nettle strips
Leave headlands in fields unsprayed (conservation headlands)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Leave headlands in fields unsprayed (conservation headlands)
Convert to organic farming
Evidence not assessed Based on: 19 studies
Convert to organic farming
Use herbicides to control invasive plant species
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use herbicides to control invasive plant species
Use selective logging instead of clear-cutting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use selective logging instead of clear-cutting
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Maintain/restore water flow across service corridors
Create or maintain small dams to provide foraging and drinking habitat for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Create or maintain small dams to provide foraging and drinking habitat for bats
Landscape or artificially enhance the seabed (natural habitats)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Landscape or artificially enhance the seabed (natural habitats)
Leave unharvested cereal headlands within arable fields
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Leave unharvested cereal headlands within arable fields
Provide unfertilised cereal headlands in arable fields
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide unfertilised cereal headlands in arable fields
Use alley cropping
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 8 studies
Use alley cropping
Provide artificial subterranean bat roosts to replace roosts in reclaimed mines
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide artificial subterranean bat roosts to replace roosts in reclaimed mines
Use wire fencing to exclude large native herbivores
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 13 studies
Use wire fencing to exclude large native herbivores

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