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Mow or cut natural grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 6 studies
Mow or cut natural grasslands
Mow or cut semi-natural grasslands/pastures
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 4 studies
Mow or cut semi-natural grasslands/pastures
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of storks and ibises
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 4 studies
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of storks and ibises
Mow or cut reedbeds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Mow or cut reedbeds
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of raptors
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of raptors
Replace non-native species of tree/shrub
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Replace non-native species of tree/shrub
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of pigeons
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of pigeons
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of songbirds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of songbirds
Use ring-barking (girdling), cutting or silvicides to produce snags
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Use ring-barking (girdling), cutting or silvicides to produce snags
Add woody debris to forests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Add woody debris to forests
Remove coarse woody debris from forests
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Remove coarse woody debris from forests
Use artificial insemination in captive breeding
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Use artificial insemination in captive breeding
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 7 studies
Apply herbicide to mid- and understorey vegetation
Freeze semen for use in artificial insemination
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Freeze semen for use in artificial insemination
Treat wetlands with herbicide
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 4 studies
Treat wetlands with herbicide
Wash contaminated semen and use it for artificial insemination
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Wash contaminated semen and use it for artificial insemination
Employ grazing in natural grasslands
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 12 studies
Employ grazing in natural grasslands
Artificially incubate and hand-rear seabirds in captivity
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Artificially incubate and hand-rear seabirds in captivity
Employ grazing in artificial grasslands/pastures
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 10 studies
Employ grazing in artificial grasslands/pastures
Artificially incubate and hand-rear penguins in captivity
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Artificially incubate and hand-rear penguins in captivity
Employ grazing in non-grassland habitats
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Employ grazing in non-grassland habitats
Artificially incubate and hand-rear wildfowl in captivity
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Artificially incubate and hand-rear wildfowl in captivity
Plant trees to act as windbreaks
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Plant trees to act as windbreaks

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