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Insect suppression in Eastern Region national forests: 1930-1980.Author(s): Richard F. Fowler; Louis F. Wilson; Donna M. Paananen
Source: General Technical Report NC-103. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Publication Series: General Technical Report (GTR)
Station: North Central Research Station
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DescriptionReports on insect suppression in 16 Eastern Region national forests over a 50-year period. Identifies 27 target insects attacked, insecticides used, acreages treated, and results obtained by suppression attempts. Notes that only 3.4% of Eastern national forest land has been chemically treated during the years studied.
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CitationFowler, Richard F.; Wilson, Louis F.; Paananen, Donna M. 1986. Insect suppression in Eastern Region national forests: 1930-1980. General Technical Report NC-103. St. Paul, MN: U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Forest Service, North Central Forest Experiment Station
Keywordspesticides, insecticides, pest management, cultural control, DDT arsenicals
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