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Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 22 studies
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Provide artificial roost structures for bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 22 studies
Provide artificial roost structures for bats
Use prescribed burning on grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 21 studies
Use prescribed burning on grasslands
Water: Plant or maintain ground cover in orchards or vineyards
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 21 studies
Water: Plant or maintain ground cover in orchards or vineyards
Leave overwinter stubbles
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 20 studies
Leave overwinter stubbles
Translocate frogs
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 20 studies
Translocate frogs
Soil: Use no tillage instead of reduced tillage
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 20 studies
Soil: Use no tillage instead of reduced tillage
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
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
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Undersow spring cereals, with clover for example
Control mammalian predators on islands for seabirds
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Control mammalian predators on islands for seabirds
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for owls
Reduce chemical inputs in grassland management
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Reduce chemical inputs in grassland management
Create beetle banks
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 18 studies
Create beetle banks
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
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
Other biodiversity: Use grazers to manage vegetation
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 18 studies
Other biodiversity: Use grazers to manage vegetation
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

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