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Use flashing lights to reduce mortality from artificial lights
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use flashing lights to reduce mortality from artificial lights
Create corn bunting plots
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Create corn bunting plots
Use lights low in spectral red to reduce mortality from artificial lights
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use lights low in spectral red to reduce mortality from artificial lights
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 1 study
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Use volunteers to collect downed birds and rehabilitate them
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Use volunteers to collect downed birds and rehabilitate them
Create beetle banks
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Create beetle banks
Water nesting mounds to increase incubation success in malleefowl
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Water nesting mounds to increase incubation success in malleefowl
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Maintain species-rich, semi-natural grassland
Replace nesting substrate following severe weather
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Replace nesting substrate following severe weather
Reduce management intensity on permanent grasslands for birds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Reduce management intensity on permanent grasslands for birds
Use artificial visual and auditory stimuli to induce breeding in wild populations
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use artificial visual and auditory stimuli to induce breeding in wild populations
Reduce grazing intensity
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Reduce grazing intensity
Rehabilitation of injured and treated birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Rehabilitation of injured and treated birds
Provide short grass for waders
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Provide short grass for waders
Remove eggs from wild nests to increase reproductive output
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Remove eggs from wild nests to increase reproductive output
Raise mowing height on grasslands to benefit birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Raise mowing height on grasslands to benefit birds
Provide artificial nesting sites for divers/loons
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for divers/loons
Delay haying/mowing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Delay haying/mowing
Provide artificial nesting sites for grebes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Provide artificial nesting sites for grebes
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
Provide artificial nesting sites for ground and tree-nesting seabirds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 11 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for ground and tree-nesting seabirds
Plant cereals for whole crop silage
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 3 studies
Plant cereals for whole crop silage
Provide artificial nesting sites for burrow-nesting seabirds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 14 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for burrow-nesting seabirds
Maintain lowland heathland
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Maintain lowland heathland
Provide artificial nesting sites for wildfowl
Beneficial Based on: 27 studies
Provide artificial nesting sites for wildfowl

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