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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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Change type of livestock

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Change type of livestock

Reduce number of livestock

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Beneficial 16 Reduce number of livestock

Shorten the period during which livestock can graze

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Shorten the period during which livestock can graze

Use fences to exclude livestock from shrublands

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Likely to be beneficial 12 Use fences to exclude livestock from shrublands
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What Works in Conservation

What Works in Conservation assesses the research looking at whether interventions are beneficial or not. It is based on summarised evidence in synopses, on topics such as amphibians, bats, biodiversity in European farmland, and control of freshwater invasive species. More are available and in progress.

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