11 Actions found

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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Apply herbicide to trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Apply herbicide to trees

Cut trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Cut trees

Cut trees and apply herbicide

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 4 Cut trees and apply herbicide

Cut trees and increase livestock numbers

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Cut trees and increase livestock numbers

Cut trees and remove leaf litter

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Cut trees and remove leaf litter

Cut trees and remove tree seedlings

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Cut trees and remove tree seedlings

Cut trees and use prescribed burning

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 3 Cut trees and use prescribed burning

Cut/mow shrubland to control trees

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Cut/mow shrubland to control trees

Increase number of livestock and use prescribed burning to control trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Increase number of livestock and use prescribed burning to control trees

Use grazing to control trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use grazing to control trees

Use prescribed burning to control trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Use prescribed burning to control trees
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What Works in Conservation

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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