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"farm" returned 21 results

21 actions found

Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Use organic farming instead of conventional farming
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Introduce agri-environment schemes
Create artificial water sources
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 5 studies
Create artificial water sources
Reduce pesticide, herbicide or fertiliser use
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Reduce pesticide, herbicide or fertiliser use
Legally protect bat habitats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Legally protect bat habitats
Restore or create grassland
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Restore or create grassland
Retain unmown field margins
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Retain unmown field margins
Plant riparian buffer strips
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Plant riparian buffer strips
Manage hedges to benefit bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Manage hedges to benefit bats
Retain remnant forest or woodland on agricultural land
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 6 studies
Retain remnant forest or woodland on agricultural land
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Create tree plantations on agricultural land to provide roosting and foraging habitat for bats
Provide bat boxes for roosting bats
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 39 studies
Provide bat boxes for roosting bats
Engage farmers and landowners to manage land for bats
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Engage farmers and landowners to manage land for bats
Increase the proportion of semi-natural habitat in the farmed landscape
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Increase the proportion of semi-natural habitat in the farmed landscape
Retain existing in-field trees
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Retain existing in-field trees
Deter bats from turbines using ultrasound
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 2 studies
Deter bats from turbines using ultrasound
Remove livestock modifications from water troughs
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Remove livestock modifications from water troughs
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 7 studies
Retain or plant native trees and shrubs amongst crops (agroforestry)
Use prescribed burning
Likely to be beneficial Based on: 9 studies
Use prescribed burning

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