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129 actions found

Sterilize equipment when moving between amphibian sites
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Sterilize equipment when moving between amphibian sites
Use gloves to handle amphibians
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Use gloves to handle amphibians
Use temperature treatment to reduce chytridiomycosis infection
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Use temperature treatment to reduce chytridiomycosis infection
Create walls or barriers to exclude pollutants
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Create walls or barriers to exclude pollutants
Create refuges
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Create refuges
Provide education programmes about amphibians
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Provide education programmes about amphibians
Use herbicides to control mid-storey or ground vegetation
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 5 studies
Use herbicides to control mid-storey or ground vegetation
Legal protection of species
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Legal protection of species
Manage grazing regime
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Manage grazing regime
Mechanically remove mid-storey or ground vegetation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Mechanically remove mid-storey or ground vegetation
Modify gully pots and kerbs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Modify gully pots and kerbs
Change mowing regime
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Change mowing regime
Use humans to assist migrating amphibians across roads
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Use humans to assist migrating amphibians across roads
Use legislative regulation to protect wild populations
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use legislative regulation to protect wild populations
Protect brownfield or ex-industrial sites
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect brownfield or ex-industrial sites
Restrict herbicide, fungicide and pesticide use on and around ponds on golf courses
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Restrict herbicide, fungicide and pesticide use on and around ponds on golf courses
Manage cutting regime
Evidence not assessed Based on: 0 studies
Manage cutting regime
Reduce tillage
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Reduce tillage
Maintain or restore hedges
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain or restore hedges
Plant new hedges
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Plant new hedges
Use amphibians sustainably
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use amphibians sustainably
Commercially breed amphibians for the pet trade
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Commercially breed amphibians for the pet trade
Use signs and access restrictions to reduce disturbance
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use signs and access restrictions to reduce disturbance

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