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Remove vegetation by hand/machine
Evidence not assessed Based on: 20 studies
Remove vegetation by hand/machine
Water: Grow cover crops in arable fields
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 19 studies
Water: Grow cover crops in arable fields
Pest regulation: Grow cover crops in arable fields
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 19 studies
Pest regulation: Grow cover crops in arable fields
Use organic rather than mineral fertilizers
Beneficial Based on: 19 studies
Use organic rather than mineral fertilizers
Convert to organic farming
Evidence not assessed Based on: 19 studies
Convert to organic farming
Treat sick/injured animals
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 18 studies
Treat sick/injured animals
Add mixed vegetation to peatland surface
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Add mixed vegetation to peatland surface
Use prescribed fire or modifications to burning regime in forests
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 18 studies
Use prescribed fire or modifications to burning regime in forests
Use antifungal treatment to reduce chytridiomycosis infection
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 18 studies
Use antifungal treatment to reduce chytridiomycosis infection
Control mammalian predators on islands for seabirds
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Control mammalian predators on islands for seabirds
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Other biodiversity: Use grazers to manage vegetation
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 18 studies
Other biodiversity: Use grazers to manage vegetation
Reduce chemical inputs in grassland management
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Reduce chemical inputs in grassland management
Thin trees within forests: effects on mature trees
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 18 studies
Thin trees within forests: effects on mature trees
Create beetle banks
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Create beetle banks
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Water: Use reduced tillage in arable fields
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 17 studies
Water: Use reduced tillage in arable fields
Restore wetland
Beneficial Based on: 17 studies
Restore wetland
Use hormone treatment to induce sperm and egg release during captive breeding
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 17 studies
Use hormone treatment to induce sperm and egg release during captive breeding
Maintain upland heath/moorland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 17 studies
Maintain upland heath/moorland
Use prescribed fire: effects on young trees
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 17 studies
Use prescribed fire: effects on young trees
Reduce number of livestock
Beneficial Based on: 16 studies
Reduce number of livestock

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