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Biological control programmes in Canada 2001-2012 by Peter G. Mason, David R. Gillespie PDF

By Peter G. Mason, David R. Gillespie

ISBN-10: 1780642571

ISBN-13: 9781780642574

This quantity (71 chapters), the 5th in a chain documenting organic regulate programmes in Canada, offers new info on particular insect, weed or plant illnesses, a few of that are updates of on-going reports on historic organic regulate tasks whereas different chapters record on organic keep watch over efforts for brand new rising invasive alien species. In each one case, details is gifted in a constant and logical demeanour, beginning with the pest prestige in Canada, through a entire heritage on past stories, evaluate of using organic regulate in those programmes, and an assessment of the organic keep watch over efforts and destiny wishes in study or implementation actions. a complete of sixty four chapters is devoted to organic keep an eye on case experiences over the last eleven years - 36 on insect pests of agricultural significance and forestry or decorative pests; 18 at the keep an eye on of weeds for plants, rangeland, pastures or aquatic parts; and 10 at the organic regulate of plant affliction causal brokers. This e-book is meant for researchers and scholars in organic keep an eye on, pest administration, ecology and threat overview. to be had In Print

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