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Manage short-rotation coppice to benefit wildlife (includes 8 m rides)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage short-rotation coppice to benefit wildlife (includes 8 m rides)
Manage stone-faced hedge banks to benefit wildlife
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage stone-faced hedge banks to benefit wildlife
Manage the agricultural landscape to enhance floral resources
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Manage the agricultural landscape to enhance floral resources
Manage wild deer numbers
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage wild deer numbers
Manage woodland edges to benefit widlife
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Manage woodland edges to benefit widlife
Mark bird nests during harvest or mowing
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Mark bird nests during harvest or mowing
Mark fencing to avoid bird mortality
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Mark fencing to avoid bird mortality
Plant brassica fodder crops (grazed in situ)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Plant brassica fodder crops (grazed in situ)
Plant cereals for whole crop silage
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 3 studies
Plant cereals for whole crop silage
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 5 studies
Plant cereals in wide-spaced rows
Plant crops in spring rather than autumn
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 9 studies
Plant crops in spring rather than autumn
Plant in-field trees (not farm woodland)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Plant in-field trees (not farm woodland)
Plant more than one crop per field (intercropping)
Evidence not assessed Based on: 5 studies
Plant more than one crop per field (intercropping)
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips
Beneficial Based on: 105 studies
Plant nectar flower mixture/wildflower strips
Plant nettle strips
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 1 study
Plant nettle strips
Plant new hedges
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 8 studies
Plant new hedges
Plant wild bird seed or cover mixture
Beneficial Based on: 49 studies
Plant wild bird seed or cover mixture
Protect in-field trees (includes management such as pollarding and surgery)
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Protect in-field trees (includes management such as pollarding and surgery)
Protect individual nests of ground-nesting birds
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 2 studies
Protect individual nests of ground-nesting birds
Provide 'sacrificial' grasslands to reduce the impact of wild geese on crops
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 6 studies
Provide 'sacrificial' grasslands to reduce the impact of wild geese on crops
Provide badger gates
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide badger gates
Provide bat boxes, bat grilles, improvements to roosts
No evidence found (no assessment) Based on: 0 studies
Provide bat boxes, bat grilles, improvements to roosts
Provide buffer strips alongside water courses (rivers and streams)
Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) Based on: 7 studies
Provide buffer strips alongside water courses (rivers and streams)

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