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Leave coarse woody debris in forests
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Leave coarse woody debris in forests
Replant vegetation
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Replant vegetation
Create ponds for great crested newts
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Create ponds for great crested newts
Create ponds for toads
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Create ponds for toads
Exclude ants that protect pests
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Exclude ants that protect pests
Convert to organic farming
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Convert to organic farming
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Use thinning followed by prescribed fire
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use thinning followed by prescribed fire
Use mechanical thinning before or after planting
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use mechanical thinning before or after planting
Prepare the ground before tree planting
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Prepare the ground before tree planting
Water: Add slurry to the soil
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 7 studies
Water: Add slurry to the soil
Run research project and ensure permanent human presence at site
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Run research project and ensure permanent human presence at site
Parrot’s feather: Use of herbicides - 2,4-D
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Parrot’s feather: Use of herbicides - 2,4-D
Directly plant peatland mosses
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Directly plant peatland mosses
Carnivores: Provide food on a random temporal schedule
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 7 studies
Carnivores: Provide food on a random temporal schedule
Leave uncut strips of rye grass on silage fields
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Leave uncut strips of rye grass on silage fields
Create scrapes and pools
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 6 studies
Create scrapes and pools
Legally protect habitats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Legally protect habitats
Protect bird nests using electric fencing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Protect bird nests using electric fencing
Create beetle banks
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Create beetle banks

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