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1876 actions found

Cover peatland with something other than mulch (after planting)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Cover peatland with something other than mulch (after planting)
Provide buffer strips alongside water courses (rivers and streams)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Provide buffer strips alongside water courses (rivers and streams)
Raise mowing height on grasslands to benefit farmland wildlife
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Raise mowing height on grasslands to benefit farmland wildlife
Manage hedges to benefit birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Manage hedges to benefit birds
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips for birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips for birds
Create skylark plots for bird conservation
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Create skylark plots for bird conservation
Reduce management intensity on permanent grasslands for birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Reduce management intensity on permanent grasslands for birds
Use selective harvesting/logging instead of clearcutting
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Use selective harvesting/logging instead of clearcutting
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 7 studies
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Raise water levels in ditches or grassland
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Raise water levels in ditches or grassland
Use aversive conditioning to reduce nest predation by avian predators
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use aversive conditioning to reduce nest predation by avian predators
Provide supplementary food for hummingbirds to increase adult survival
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Provide supplementary food for hummingbirds to increase adult survival
Translocate gamebirds
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Translocate gamebirds
Translocate raptors
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Translocate raptors
Translocate woodpeckers
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Translocate woodpeckers
Translocate parrots
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Translocate parrots
Use mixed pasture
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 7 studies
Use mixed pasture
Engage volunteers to collect amphibian data (citizen science)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Engage volunteers to collect amphibian data (citizen science)
Create refuges
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Create refuges
Manage grazing regime
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Manage grazing regime

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