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Engage policymakers to make policy changes beneficial to bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Engage policymakers to make policy changes beneficial to bats
Exclude bats from roosts during building work
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Exclude bats from roosts during building work
Exclude bats from roosts prior to mine reclamation
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Exclude bats from roosts prior to mine reclamation
Exclude domestic and feral cats from bat roosts and roost entrances
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Exclude domestic and feral cats from bat roosts and roost entrances
Impose noise limits in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Impose noise limits in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Impose restrictions on cave visits
Increase the proportion of semi-natural habitat in the farmed landscape
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Increase the proportion of semi-natural habitat in the farmed landscape
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Inform the public of ways to reduce disturbance to bats in caves
Install and maintain cave gates to restrict public access
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 11 studies
Install and maintain cave gates to restrict public access
Install and maintain gates at mine entrances to restrict public access
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Install and maintain gates at mine entrances to restrict public access
Install bat gantries or bat bridges as road crossing structures for bats
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Install bat gantries or bat bridges as road crossing structures for bats
Install fencing around cave entrances to restrict public access
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Install fencing around cave entrances to restrict public access
Install green bridges as road crossing structures for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Install green bridges as road crossing structures for bats
Install hop-overs as road crossing structures for bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Install hop-overs as road crossing structures for bats
Install overpasses as road crossing structures for bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Install overpasses as road crossing structures for bats
Install sound barriers in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Install sound barriers in proximity to bat roosts and habitats
Install underpasses or culverts as road crossing structures for bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Install underpasses or culverts as road crossing structures for bats
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Introduce alternative treatments to reduce the use of bats in traditional medicine
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce alternative treatments to reduce the use of bats in traditional medicine
Introduce and enforce legislation to control hunting of bats
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Introduce and enforce legislation to control hunting of bats

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