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454 actions found

Protect bird nests using electric fencing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Protect bird nests using electric fencing
Use false brood parasite eggs to discourage brood parasitism
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use false brood parasite eggs to discourage brood parasitism
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips for birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips for birds
Alter artificial nest sites to discourage brood parasitism
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Alter artificial nest sites to discourage brood parasitism
Use copper strips to exclude snails from nests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use copper strips to exclude snails from nests
Use mowing techniques to reduce chick mortality
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Use mowing techniques to reduce chick mortality
Clean birds following oil spills
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Clean birds following oil spills
Leave refuges in fields during harvest
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Leave refuges in fields during harvest
Relocate birds following oil spills
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Relocate birds following oil spills
Mark nests during harvest
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 1 study
Mark nests during harvest
Relocate nests at harvest time to reduce nestling mortality
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Relocate nests at harvest time to reduce nestling mortality
Offer per clutch payment for farmland birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Offer per clutch payment for farmland birds
Control scrub on farmland
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Control scrub on farmland
Use repellents to deter birds from landing on pools polluted by mining
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use repellents to deter birds from landing on pools polluted by mining
Take field corners out of management
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Take field corners out of management
Reduce pesticide or herbicide use generally
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Reduce pesticide or herbicide use generally
Restrict certain pesticides or other agricultural chemicals for birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Restrict certain pesticides or other agricultural chemicals for birds
Reduce conflict by deterring birds from taking crops using repellents
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Reduce conflict by deterring birds from taking crops using repellents
Provide food for vultures to reduce mortality from diclofenac
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Provide food for vultures to reduce mortality from diclofenac

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