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Actions to conserve biodiversity

We have summarised evidence from the scientific literature about the effects of actions to conserve wildlife and ecosystems.

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Establish fallowing to reduce parasites/disease

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Awaiting assessment 2 Establish fallowing to reduce parasites/disease

Establish fallowing to reduce pollution

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Awaiting assessment 1 Establish fallowing to reduce pollution

Reduce fish meal in diet

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Awaiting assessment 2 Reduce fish meal in diet

Use an alternative protein source: krill

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Awaiting assessment 2 Use an alternative protein source: krill

Use an alternative protein source: bacteria

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Awaiting assessment 3 Use an alternative protein source: bacteria

Use an alternative protein source: yeast

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Awaiting assessment 1 Use an alternative protein source: yeast

Use an alternative protein source: animal

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Awaiting assessment 2 Use an alternative protein source: animal

Use an alternative protein source: plant-based

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Awaiting assessment 11 Use an alternative protein source: plant-based

Use an alternative oil source: plant-based

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Awaiting assessment 10 Use an alternative oil source: plant-based

Use genetically modified alternatives

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Awaiting assessment 4 Use genetically modified alternatives

Use supplements

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Awaiting assessment 3 Use supplements

Integrated aquaculture systems

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Awaiting assessment 4 Integrated aquaculture systems

Construct artificial reefs

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Awaiting assessment 2 Construct artificial reefs

Eco friendly biofouling prevention

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Awaiting assessment 2 Eco friendly biofouling prevention

Domestication: sterility/triploidy

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Awaiting assessment 1 Domestication: sterility/triploidy

Dry sludge in beds

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Awaiting assessment 1 Dry sludge in beds

Use exclusion nets

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Awaiting assessment 1 Use exclusion nets

Use of probiotics and immunostimulants

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Awaiting assessment 2 Use of probiotics and immunostimulants

Use vaccinations

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Awaiting assessment 6 Use vaccinations

Breed for resistance traits

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Awaiting assessment 1 Breed for resistance traits

Use natural control agents: cleaner wrasse

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Awaiting assessment 2 Use natural control agents: cleaner wrasse

Bathe in freshwater

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Awaiting assessment 2 Bathe in freshwater

Aerobic training

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Awaiting assessment 1 Aerobic training

Alter lighting

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Awaiting assessment 1 Alter lighting

Alter cage size

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Awaiting assessment 1 Alter cage size
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Sustainable Aquaculture

Sustainable Aquaculture - Published 2013

Atlantic salmon Aquaculture Synopsis

What Works in Conservation

What Works in Conservation provides expert assessments of the effectiveness of actions, based on summarised evidence in synopses. Subjects covered so far include amphibians, birds, terrestrial mammals, forests, peatland and control of freshwater invasive species. More are in progress.

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