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126 actions found

Cease or prohibit aggregate extraction
Beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Cease or prohibit aggregate extraction
Extract aggregates from a vessel that is moving rather than static
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Extract aggregates from a vessel that is moving rather than static
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 marine mining
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Cease or prohibit marine mining
Turn deck lights off during night-time setting of longlines to reduce bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Turn deck lights off during night-time setting of longlines to reduce bycatch
Leave mining waste (tailings) in place following cessation of disposal operations
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Leave mining waste (tailings) in place following cessation of disposal operations
Set lines underwater to reduce seabird bycatch
Trade-off between benefit and harms Based on: 5 studies
Set lines underwater to reduce seabird bycatch
Use a line shooter to reduce seabird bycatch
Likely to be ineffective or harmful Based on: 2 studies
Use a line shooter to reduce seabird bycatch
Use bait throwers to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use bait throwers to reduce seabird bycatch
Dye baits to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Dye baits to reduce seabird bycatch
Cease or prohibit shipping
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Cease or prohibit shipping
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
Use shark liver oil to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Use shark liver oil to reduce seabird bycatch
Thaw bait before setting lines to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Thaw bait before setting lines to reduce seabird bycatch
Use acoustic alerts on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use acoustic alerts on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Use high-visibility mesh on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Use high-visibility mesh on gillnets to reduce seabird bycatch
Ponto-Caspian gobies: Changing salinity
Beneficial Based on: 1 study
Ponto-Caspian gobies: Changing salinity
Cease or prohibit all types of fishing
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Cease or prohibit all types of fishing
Mark trawler warp cables to reduce seabird collisions
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Mark trawler warp cables to reduce seabird collisions
Cease or prohibit commercial fishing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Cease or prohibit commercial fishing
Ponto-Caspian gobies: Use of barriers to prevent migration
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 1 study
Ponto-Caspian gobies: Use of barriers to prevent migration

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