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Habituate birds to human visitors
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Habituate birds to human visitors
Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection to reduce unsustainable levels of exploitation
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Increase ‘on-the-ground’ protection to reduce unsustainable levels of exploitation
Increase crop diversity to benefit birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Increase crop diversity to benefit birds
Increase water turbidity to reduce fish predation by birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Increase water turbidity to reduce fish predation by birds
Insulate power pylons to prevent electrocution
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Insulate power pylons to prevent electrocution
Introduce voluntary ‘maximum shoot distances’
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Introduce voluntary ‘maximum shoot distances’
Leave headlands in fields unsprayed (conservation headlands)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Leave headlands in fields unsprayed (conservation headlands)
Leave overwinter stubbles
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 14 studies
Leave overwinter stubbles
Leave refuges in fields during harvest
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Leave refuges in fields during harvest
Leave uncut rye grass in silage fields for birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Leave uncut rye grass in silage fields for birds
Leave unharvested cereal headlands within arable fields
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Leave unharvested cereal headlands within arable fields
Legally protect habitats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Legally protect habitats
Maintain lowland heathland
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain lowland heathland
Maintain rush pastures
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain rush pastures
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Maintain traditional orchards
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Maintain traditional orchards
Maintain traditional water meadows
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Maintain traditional water meadows
Maintain upland heath/moor
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Maintain upland heath/moor
Maintain wood pasture and parkland
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain wood pasture and parkland
Make selective use of spring herbicides
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Make selective use of spring herbicides
Manage ditches to benefit wildlife
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Manage ditches to benefit wildlife
Manage hedges to benefit birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Manage hedges to benefit birds

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