Last edited by Murr
Monday, May 4, 2020 | History

3 edition of The 2006 Gypsy Moth Eradication Project found in the catalog.

The 2006 Gypsy Moth Eradication Project

The 2006 Gypsy Moth Eradication Project

involves application of the insecticide Bacillus thuringiensis var. kurstaki, and project monitoring utilizing pheromone baited traps during the summers of 2006 and 2007.

  • 380 Want to read
  • 21 Currently reading

Published by Washington State Dept. of Agriculture in [Olympia, Wash .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gypsy moth -- Control -- Washington (State) -- King County,
  • Gypsy moth -- Biological control -- Washington (State) -- King County,
  • Bacillus thuringiensis

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesSEPA rules, WAC 197-11-970 determination of nonsignificance (DNS), Determination of nonsignificance., WAC 197-11-970 determination of nonsignificance (DNS), Washington Administrative Code 197-11-970 determination of nonsignificance (DNS)
    ContributionsFaulconer, Lee., Washington (State). Dept. of Agriculture.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17630742M
    OCLC/WorldCa70845571

    vate Forestry, Appalachian Integrated Pest Management (AIPM) Gypsy Moth Project for major funding from through mid, the National Center of Forest Health Manage-ment from mid through , the Forest Health Technology Enterprise Team from through , the Slow-the-Spread Program from to the present, and the Gypsy Moth. Slowing the expansion of the range of the gypsy moth, Lymantria dispar (L.), in North America will reduce the area affected by gypsy moth populations in the future and hence may be economically.

    Gypsy Moth Lymantria dispar (Linnaeus, ) Wingspan mm. Since the species has been resident in small numbers in parts of London, where it was subject to an attempted eradication campaign led by Defra but is now resident in small colonies across the south east. The species spreads by the tiney larvae being dispersed by wind.   JULIA FIERRO is the author of the novels The Gypsy Moth Summer and Cutting work has been published in Buzzfeed, Glamour, The Millions, Poets & Writers, Time Out New York, and other publications.A graduate of the Iowa Writer’s Workshop, Julia founded The Sackett Street Writers' Workshop, a creative home to more than 3, writers in NYC, Los Angeles and online, in Brand: St. Martin''s Publishing Group.

    The National Slow the Spread of the Gypsy Moth Project is part of the U.S.D.A.'s national strategy for the gypsy moth management. Purdue Entomology Gypsy Moth Site This web site provides information on the biology of the gypsy moth, what homeowners can do to lessen the effects of the insect, and access to brochures on treatments. Gypsy moth occurs in many types of forest and urban landscape on mainland Europe. This pest occurs in the form of outbreaks causing damage in up to thousands of hectares. In European forests, climate change is expected to affect the distribution of tree species because conditions under which species grow well will shift northwards and higher up.


Share this book
You might also like
The 2000 World Market Forecasts for Imported Clothing Accessories of Textile Fabrics

The 2000 World Market Forecasts for Imported Clothing Accessories of Textile Fabrics

Manuscript

Manuscript

Drafting wills and trusts

Drafting wills and trusts

Comedies

Comedies

yoga-system of Patan̄jali

yoga-system of Patan̄jali

The little red book of yoga wisdom

The little red book of yoga wisdom

The man who never missed.

The man who never missed.

Contemporary Israeli geography

Contemporary Israeli geography

Oracle database 11g

Oracle database 11g

happy fool

happy fool

[Africa General--Social sciences--Women pamphlets].

[Africa General--Social sciences--Women pamphlets].

U.S. intelligence performance on Central America

U.S. intelligence performance on Central America

Croissance des végetaux cultivés.

Croissance des végetaux cultivés.

private papers of Henry Ryecroft

private papers of Henry Ryecroft

The 2006 Gypsy Moth Eradication Project Download PDF EPUB FB2

"The Gypsy Moth Summer gathers all of life in its wonderfully confident reach: the buzzing energy of youth, the fraught hope of adulthood, the remorseless clarity of old age. Fierro's thoroughly entertaining storytelling doesn't prevent her from taking on weighty subjects like race and class in America or delivering a rebuke of the lives of privilege that she chronicles with such /5(57).

ODA did not conduct a gypsy moth eradication project in, and Eradication projects are based on the previous year’s gypsy moth trapping results. Of last year’s six detections, three were located in the Portland area, two were in Aurora, and one was in Clackamas. Gypsy moth populations usually remain low, but occasional increases to very high levels can result in partial or total defoliation of host trees.

[5] According to a report, the gypsy moth is now one of the most destructive insects in the eastern United States; it and other foliage-eating pests cause an estimated $ million in annual. an emergency and conduct an eradication project.

Slow the Spread The objective of slow the spread is to slow the rate of spread of the European strain of the gypsy moth from the generally infested area, to delay the impacts and costs associated with gypsy moth outbreaks. This strategy, which is being tested in a. The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA), Plant Protection Division has issued a determination of non-significance (DNS) under the State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) Rules (Chapter WAC) for the Gypsy Moth Eradication Project in the Woodway and Boulevard Bluffs areas of Snohomish County, Washington State.

The Washington State Department of Agriculture (WSDA) completed treatments of seven sites total acres in April and May of as a result of catching 22 European gypsy moths in Capitol Hill and 10 Asian gypsy moths at the remaining locations. Egg masses were also located at. Share thisBy Oregon Department of Agriculture, After checking approximat traps statewide, and The 2006 Gypsy Moth Eradication Project book 3, specifically in the north Portland area, the Oregon Department of Agriculture is happy to report no detections of Asian gypsy moth following an 8, acre eradication project this spring.

The good results indicate there will [ ]. Abstract. Although European gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar dispar) is established in the northeastern and northern midwestern parts of North America, members of the three subspecies of gypsy moth are constantly being introduced into new n andmultiple eradication efforts targeting gypsy moth populations were conducted in 24 states in the by: The Eradication Program deals with isolated gypsy moth populations that arise beyond the transition area in what is considered the non-infested zone.

These populations develop as a result of human movement of gypsy moth life stages on infested material such as fire wood or. The Gypsy Moth Program Manual is a source of information on the gypsy moth and a reference for the methods and procedures for survey, regulatory, outreach, and control activities.

Damage Caused by the Gypsy Moth Gypsy moth is one of the most destructiv e pests of shade, fruit, and ornamental trees as well as hardwood Size: 1MB. Gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar [L.]) (Lepidoptera: Lymantriidae) was deliberatley brought to Massachusetts in the 19th century, and from there it has spread slowly to other parts of the United States and Canada (Fig.

It now occurs west to the Great Lakes region and south to North Carolina. The discovery of egg masses of Asian gypsy moth onboard Russian freighters in Pacific ports of North America and the capture of adult male gypsy moths in pheromone traps underscored the need for a.

The gypsy moth is attacked by predators, parasites, and, most importantly, diseases. These mortality agents are monitored by FPM workers. However, if these natural controls have not suppressed the populations, very high infestations may need to be treated with insecticide to protect trees in areas where dieback or mortality can't be tolerated.

For example, each gypsy moth caterpillar needed 12 times the poisonous dose fatal to an adult human. That meant chemically drenched neighborhoods, contaminated soil and water supply, damaged green things, dead honeybees, and sick people.

Despite all this, the gypsy moth made Massachusetts and the rest of the United States its new by: 7. The Great Gypsy Moth War: The History of the First Campaign in Massachusetts to Eradicate the Gypsy Moth, Amherst: University of Massachusetts Press, xv + pp. $, cloth, ISBN Reviewed by Joshua Buhs Published on H-Environment (September, ) In the late s, Gypsy moth caterpillars.

Takes up the bulk of the article. Also, there are subsections that go into excessive "how-to" information.

Perhaps a separate article titled "Gypsy Moth in North America" could be created, with less emphasis on how-to information related to eradication.9. Project Methods Historical records of gypsy moth defoliations over the northeastern U.S.

will be analyzed and mathematical models will be used to test hypotheses about population processes. Better understanding of the spread of gypsy moth and other invasive species by using landscape analysis and spatial statistics will allow the development of optimal strategies for slowing the spread of.

Gypsy moth, (Lymantria dispar), lepidopteran that is a serious pest of both deciduous and evergreen trees. The European strain was accidentally introduced into eastern North America aboutand by it had become a serious pest of deciduous forests and fruit trees.

By the end of the 20th century the moth had spread to the western Great Lakes region. FEATURE ARTICLE. The History of Gypsy Moth Control in the United States: A Reflection of Changing Attitudes and Technology.

The economic and nuisance factors associated with the presence of the gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) have led to numerous and varied attempts to control this pest or forest and landscape history of gypsy moth control efforts reflects changes in pest management.

SectionGypsy Moth Eradication Area – 07/25/ – Add Butte County. The amendment will add Butte County as an additional eradication area for the Gypsy moth. The effect of this action will establish authority for the State to conduct eradication activities in Butte County against this pest.

The information about The Gypsy Moth Summer shown above was first featured in "The BookBrowse Review" - BookBrowse's online-magazine that keeps our members abreast of notable and high-profile books publishing in the coming weeks.

In most cases, the reviews are necessarily limited to those that were available to us ahead of publication. If you are the publisher or author of this book and feel.The gypsy moth (Lymantria dispar) is a Federal and State quarantined leaf-eating insect that is a serious threat to many forest trees and ornamental is easily moved into new areas by unsuspecting people, as it will hitch a ride on vehicles and other outdoor articles.

The larva, or caterpillar, is the damaging stage of the insect as it eats leaves from trees in the spring.Consequently, the states have embraced STS and results to date suggest that under STS, the rate of gypsy moth spread has been reduced from historical levels of 20 km/yr to just 5 km/yr.

The third type of management, eradication, is used for outbreaks far outside of the STS zone. In this area, small isolated populations of GM are eradicated.