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Rodent Pests and Their Control

Rodent Pests and Their Control

| June 21, 2017

Rodent Pests and Their Control November 2016 / Hardback / 432 Pages / ISBN 978184593178 The most numerous of the world’s invasive species, rodent pests have a devastating impact on agriculture, food, health and the environment. In the last two decades, the science and practice of rodent control has faced new legislation on rodenticides, the […]

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Climate Change and Insect Pests: CABI Climate Change Series

Climate Change and Insect Pests: CABI Climate Change Series

| June 21, 2017

Climate Change and Insect Pests: CABI Climate Change Series October 2015 / Hardback / 292 Pages / ISBN 9781780643786 Insects, being poikilothermic, are among the organisms that are most likely to respond to changes in climate, particularly increased temperatures. Range expansions into new areas, further north and to higher elevations, are already well documented, as […]

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Climate Change Impacts on Urban Pests: CABI Climate Change Series

Climate Change Impacts on Urban Pests: CABI Climate Change Series

| March 19, 2017

Climate Change Impacts on Urban Pests: CABI Climate Change Series November 2016 / Hardback / 192 Pages / ISBN 9781780645377 This is the first book to review the influence of climate change on urban and public pests such as mosquitoes, flies, termites, ticks and rodents, with respect to population, distribution, disease, damage and control. It […]

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IPM for the Urban Professional: A Study Guide for the Associate Certified Entomologist

IPM for the Urban Professional: A Study Guide for the Associate Certified Entomologist

| February 23, 2016

Mike Merchant and Richard Levine. Published by the Entomological Society of America (ESA): October, 2015. 208 pages, soft back. ISBN 978-0-99666740-1 Designed as a study guide for those pursuing the ACE (Associate Certified Entomologists) program run by the Entomological Society of America. Founded in 1889, the ESA has nearly 7,000 members today. IPM for the […]

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Urban Insect Pests: Sustainable Management Strategies

Urban Insect Pests: Sustainable Management Strategies

| February 24, 2015

Editor:Partho Dhang (Ed.) 2014. Hardback 249 pages. CABI International 2014. ISBN-13:978-1-78064-275-8 With 15 chapters and 21 contributing authors, this book is a completely current review of best pest management strategies with, in addition to the expected chapters on headline pests such as bedbugs, also considers among other chapter titles, ants, termites, mosquitoes, filth flies, fleas, […]

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The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

The Manual of Biocontrol Agents (5th Edition)

| September 4, 2014

The British Crop Production Council (BCPC) is a non-profit-making organisation and for over 50 years it has developed an international reputation for sound science in the fields of agriculture, food and the environment. Its conferences, publications and working groups bring together scientists to form opinion on key issues and its website attracts more than 12,000 […]

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Urban pest management:  an environmental perspective

Urban pest management: an environmental perspective

| March 22, 2014

Editor: Partho Dhang. Published by: CAB International, 2011. ISBN-13: 978 1 84593 803 1. 248 pp The book consists of a series of chapters, each written by a different author. The choice of chapter topics ranges from the control of specific pests (e.g. bed bugs, mosquitoes, termites), pest control in specific environments (e.g. schools, low-income […]

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Pesticide drift and the pursuit of environmental justice

Pesticide drift and the pursuit of environmental justice

| March 11, 2014

Jill Lindsay Harrison. Published in 2011 by the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Press USA in the Food, Health and the Environment series. ISBN 978-0-262-51628-0 Paperback This book is really about environmental justice for those living on or near farm land which includes a large number of immigrant farmworkers, concerned about pesticide use in California and […]

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