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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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Build fences to keep humans out

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Build fences to keep humans out

Do not allow people to consume food within natural areas where primates can view them

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Do not allow people to consume food within natural areas where primates can view them

Implement a ‘no-feeding of wild primates’ policy

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Implement a ‘no-feeding of wild primates’ policy

Install ‘primate-proof’ garbage bins

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Install ‘primate-proof’ garbage bins

Put up signs to warn people about not feeding primates

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Put up signs to warn people about not feeding primates

Remove/treat external/internal parasites to increase reproductive success/survival

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 9 Remove/treat external/internal parasites to increase reproductive success/survival

Resettle illegal human communities (i.e. in a protected area) to another location

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Resettle illegal human communities (i.e. in a protected area) to another location

Restrict the number of people that are allowed access to site

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Restrict the number of people that are allowed access to site
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