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1875 actions found

Thaw bait before setting lines to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Thaw bait before setting lines to reduce seabird bycatch
Use acoustic alerts on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use acoustic alerts on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Use high-visibility mesh on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use high-visibility mesh on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Reduce gillnet deployment time to reduce seabird bycatch
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce gillnet deployment time to reduce seabird bycatch
Mark trawler warp cables to reduce seabird collisions
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Mark trawler warp cables to reduce seabird collisions
Reduce ‘ghost fishing’ by lost/discarded gear
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce ‘ghost fishing’ by lost/discarded gear
Reduce bycatch by employing seasonal or area closures
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce bycatch by employing seasonal or area closures
Use signs and access restrictions to reduce disturbance at nest sites
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 10 studies
Use signs and access restrictions to reduce disturbance at nest sites
Set minimum distances for approaching birds (buffer zones)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Set minimum distances for approaching birds (buffer zones)
Provide paths to limit the extent of disturbance
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Provide paths to limit the extent of disturbance
Reduce visitor group size
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce visitor group size
Use voluntary agreements with local people to reduce disturbance
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Use voluntary agreements with local people to reduce disturbance
Start educational programmes for personal watercraft owners
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Start educational programmes for personal watercraft owners
Habituate birds to human visitors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Habituate birds to human visitors
Use nest covers to reduce the impact of research on predation of ground-nesting seabirds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use nest covers to reduce the impact of research on predation of ground-nesting seabirds
Use prescribed burning on deciduous forests
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 4 studies
Use prescribed burning on deciduous forests
Use prescribed burning on pine forests
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 28 studies
Use prescribed burning on pine forests
Use prescribed burning on Australian sclerophyll forest
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use prescribed burning on Australian sclerophyll forest
Use prescribed burning on savannas
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 5 studies
Use prescribed burning on savannas
Use prescribed burning on shrublands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Use prescribed burning on shrublands
Use prescribed burning on grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 21 studies
Use prescribed burning on grasslands
Use prescribed burning on coastal habitats
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 3 studies
Use prescribed burning on coastal habitats
Use fire suppression/control
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use fire suppression/control

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