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Repurpose obsolete offshore structures to act as artificial reefs
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Repurpose obsolete offshore structures to act as artificial reefs
Cover the ground with plastic mats after restoration planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Cover the ground with plastic mats after restoration planting
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 1 study
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Cover the ground using techniques other than plastic mats after restoration planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Cover the ground using techniques other than plastic mats after restoration planting
Treat bats for infection with white-nose syndrome
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Treat bats for infection with white-nose syndrome
Remove and relocate habitat-forming (biogenic) species before onset of impactful activities
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove and relocate habitat-forming (biogenic) species before onset of impactful activities
Water nesting mounds to increase incubation success in malleefowl
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Water nesting mounds to increase incubation success in malleefowl
Apply herbicides after restoration planting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Apply herbicides after restoration planting
Replace nesting substrate following severe weather
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Replace nesting substrate following severe weather
Water plants to preserve dry tropical forest species
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Water plants to preserve dry tropical forest species
Use artificial visual and auditory stimuli to induce breeding in wild populations
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use artificial visual and auditory stimuli to induce breeding in wild populations
Sow tree seeds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Sow tree seeds
Transplant/release captive-bred or hatchery-reared species in predator exclusion cages
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Transplant/release captive-bred or hatchery-reared species in predator exclusion cages
Provide short grass for waders
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Provide short grass for waders
Build bird-perches to enhance natural seed dispersal
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Build bird-perches to enhance natural seed dispersal
Translocate species - Translocate crustaceans
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Translocate species - Translocate crustaceans
Use shelterwood cutting instead of clearcutting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use shelterwood cutting instead of clearcutting
Implement a ‘no-feeding of wild primates’ policy
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Implement a ‘no-feeding of wild primates’ policy
Provide artificial nesting sites for grebes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Provide artificial nesting sites for grebes
Breed for resistance traits
Based on: 1 study
Breed for resistance traits
Translocate species - Translocate worms
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Translocate species - Translocate worms
Add lime to the soil to increase fertility
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add lime to the soil to increase fertility
Avoid illumination of bat foraging, drinking and swarming sites
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Avoid illumination of bat foraging, drinking and swarming sites
Put up signs to warn people about not feeding primates
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Put up signs to warn people about not feeding primates
Tag species to prevent illegal fishing or harvesting
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Tag species to prevent illegal fishing or harvesting

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