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Designate a Marine Protected Area and prohibit all types of fishing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 29 studies
Designate a Marine Protected Area and prohibit all types of fishing
Scare birds from fish farms
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 16 studies
Scare birds from fish farms
Create artificial reefs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 12 studies
Create artificial reefs
Set longlines at night to reduce seabird bycatch
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 8 studies
Set longlines at night to reduce seabird bycatch
Cease or prohibit all towed (mobile) fishing gear
Beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Cease or prohibit all towed (mobile) fishing gear
Clean birds following oil spills
Unlikely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Clean birds following oil spills
Create artificial reefs of different 3-D structure and material used
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 8 studies
Create artificial reefs of different 3-D structure and material used
Cease or prohibit aggregate extraction
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Cease or prohibit aggregate extraction
Translocate species - Translocate molluscs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Translocate species - Translocate molluscs
Use vaccinations
Based on: 6 studies
Use vaccinations
Set lines underwater to reduce seabird bycatch
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 5 studies
Set lines underwater to reduce seabird bycatch
Cease or prohibit all types of fishing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Cease or prohibit all types of fishing
Establish temporary fisheries closures
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Establish temporary fisheries closures
Modify the design of dredges
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Modify the design of dredges
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows to trawl nets
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Fit one or more mesh escape panels/windows to trawl nets
Restore biogenic habitats (other methods) - Restore oyster reefs
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Restore biogenic habitats (other methods) - Restore oyster reefs
Provide artificial shelters
Beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Provide artificial shelters
Weight baits or lines to reduce longline bycatch of seabirds
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 4 studies
Weight baits or lines to reduce longline bycatch of seabirds

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