Biological and Environmental Control of Disease Vectors by Mary M. Cameron, Lena M. Lorenz
By Mary M. Cameron, Lena M. Lorenz
Masking the idea and perform of non-insecticidal keep an eye on of insect vectors of human sickness, this booklet presents an outline of equipment together with using botanical biocides and insect-derived semiochemicals, with an total specialise in built-in vector administration options. whereas the mainstay of malaria keep an eye on courses depend upon insecticides, there's a resurgence within the examine and usage of non-insecticidal regulate measures because of issues over swift improvement and unfold of insecticide resistance, and long term environmental affects. This publication offers examples of winning purposes within the box and suggestions for destiny use.
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2009; see Kirby, Chapter 7, this volume). The biopesticides Bti and Bacillus sphaericus (Bs) are commercially available and are being used to control mosquitoes all over the world (Lacey, 2007). , Chapter 5, this volume). For all disease control strategies, components of an IVM programme should be chosen on merit. Factors relating to costeffectiveness, efficiency, environmental impact and the speciﬁc local situation need to be considered (Lacey and Orr, 1994; WHO, 2004). At present, the only arthropods that fulﬁl the necessary requirements to be intentionally integrated into an IVM programme are copepod predators (Kay and Nam, 2005).
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