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Actions to Conserve wildlife

We have summarised evidence from the scientific literature about the effects of different interventions to conserve wildlife and ecosystem services.

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Artificially incubate and hand-rear bustards in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Artificially incubate and hand-rear bustards in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear cranes in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Artificially incubate and hand-rear cranes in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear gamebirds in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Artificially incubate and hand-rear gamebirds in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear parrots in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 4 Artificially incubate and hand-rear parrots in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear penguins in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Artificially incubate and hand-rear penguins in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear rails in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Artificially incubate and hand-rear rails in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear raptors in captivity

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Likely to be beneficial 10 Artificially incubate and hand-rear raptors in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear seabirds in captivity

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Likely to be beneficial 5 Artificially incubate and hand-rear seabirds in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear songbirds in captivity

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Likely to be beneficial 4 Artificially incubate and hand-rear songbirds in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear storks and ibises in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Artificially incubate and hand-rear storks and ibises in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear vultures in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Artificially incubate and hand-rear vultures in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear waders in captivity

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Likely to be beneficial 4 Artificially incubate and hand-rear waders in captivity

Artificially incubate and hand-rear wildfowl in captivity

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Artificially incubate and hand-rear wildfowl in captivity

Can captive breeding have deleterious effects on individual fitness?

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Evidence not assessed 3 Can captive breeding have deleterious effects on individual fitness?

Freeze semen for use in artificial insemination

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Freeze semen for use in artificial insemination

Use artificial insemination in captive breeding

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 5 Use artificial insemination in captive breeding

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of bustards

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 4 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of bustards

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of cranes

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of cranes

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of pigeons

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of pigeons

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of rails

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of rails

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of raptors

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Likely to be beneficial 5 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of raptors

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of seabirds

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of seabirds

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of songbirds

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of songbirds

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of storks and ibises

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 4 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of storks and ibises

Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of tinamous

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use captive breeding to increase or maintain populations of tinamous
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