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What Works in Conservation 2021

William Junior Sutherland
Lynn V. Dicks
Silviu O. Petrovan
et al.

1. Amphibian conservation

1.1 Threat: Residential and commercial development

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Unknown effectiveness (limited evidence)

Legal protection of species

1Three reviews, including one systematic review, in the Netherlands and UK found that legal protection of amphibians was not effective at protecting populations during development. Two reviews found that the number of great crested newt mitigation licences issued in England and Wales increased over 10 years. Assessment: unknown eflectiveness — limited evidence (eflectiveness 10 %; certainty 35 %; harms 7 %).​actions/​779

No evidence found (no assessment)

2We have captured no evidence for the following interventions:

  • Protect brownfield or ex-industrial sites
  • Restrict herbicide, fungicide and pesticide use on and around ponds on golf courses

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