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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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Provide education programmes about shrublands

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No evidence found (no assessment) 0 Provide education programmes about shrublands

Use prescribed burning to control trees

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Use prescribed burning 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 prescribed burning to control grass

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Use prescribed burning to control grass

Cut and use prescribed burning to control grass

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Cut and use prescribed burning to control grass

Use herbicide and prescribed burning to control grass

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use herbicide and prescribed burning to control grass

Use ‘bracken bruiser’ to control bracken

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Use ‘bracken bruiser’ to control bracken

Disturb vegetation

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 1 Disturb vegetation

Disturb topsoil

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence) 2 Disturb topsoil
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Shrubland and Heathland Conservation

Shrubland and Heathland Conservation - Published 2017

Shrubland and Heathland synopsis

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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