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Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control

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Published by CABI .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ecological science, the Biosphere,
  • Pest control,
  • Science/Mathematics,
  • Environmental aspects,
  • Adaptation To Environment,
  • Science,
  • Research & Methodology,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology,
  • Environmental Science,
  • Life Sciences - Ecology - Ecosystems,
  • Science / Ecology,
  • Biological pest control agents,
  • Congresses

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsE. Wajnberg (Editor), J.K. Scott (Editor), P.C. Quimby (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8279955M
    ISBN 100851994539
    ISBN 109780851994536

    Assessing indirect impacts of biological control agents on native biodiversity: a community-level approach L.G. Carvalheiro,1 Y.M. Buckley,2,3 R. Ventim1 and J. Memmott1 Summary The safety of biological control methods is a subject that has received considerable attention for a long time. Evaluation of techniques for assessing risk to non-target organisms posed by natural enemies being considered for use in biological control programs has received much research attention (Lonsdale et al., ) and interest in this area is continuing to grow rapidly, especially for arthropod biological control agents (Hopper ; Van Driesche.

    Background information Environmental risks of biological control Indirect effects. Non-target impacts can be very complex and unpredictable. A good example of this is the extinction of the large blue butterfly, Maculinea arion (L.) partly attributable to the biological control of rabbits in the UK using the myxoma virus (Wells et al. ).The butterfly larvae live in ants nests and feed on. 'Staff publications' contains references to publications authored by Wageningen University staff from onward. Insect Biological Control and Non-target Effects: a European Perspective: Q.Q. Source: In: Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control / Wajnberg, E., Scott, J.K., Quimby, P.C., CABI Publishing - ISBN Cited by:

    Written by a team of leading international specialists, Behavioral Ecology of Insect Parasitoids examines the optimal behaviors that parasitoids exhibit in order to maximize long term offspring production. It is an essential reference for research scientists and students studying these fascinating insects or for anyone involved in using parasitoids in biological control programs. * * Reviews. Buy cheap pest control textbooks now and discover the reason why other US students continually come to us for the text books they need. This fascinating subject is part of our section on technology and engineering, and you can rent used pest control textbooks as well as buying them if you wish.


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Annotation. A major concern for biological control has always been the risk of indirect unwanted effects on the ecology of other organisms.

Our understanding of the ecological and evolutionary processes underlying these effects has until now been limited, and experimental methods are sometimes book presents the key papers form the first International Organization for 5/5(1).

Get this from a library. Evaluating indirect ecological effects of biological control. [E Wajnberg; J K Scott; P C Quimby;] -- Annotation A major concern for biological control has always been the risk of indirect unwanted effects on the ecology of other organisms.

Our understanding of. 1: Indirect ecological effects in biological control: the challenge and the opportunity, J K Waage, CABI Bioscience, Ascot, UK2: Indirect interactions, community modules, and biological control: A theoretical perspective, R D Holt, University of Kansas, USA and M E Hochberg, Universite de Montpellier, France3: Research needs concerning non.

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Free shipping for many products. A major concern for biological control has always been the risk of indirect unwanted effects on the ecology of other organisms. Our understanding of the ecological and evolutionary processes underlying these effects has until now been limited and experimental methods sometimes lacking.

This book presents the key papers from of the first International Organisation for. : Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control (): Wajnberg, Eric, Scott, John K, Quimby, Paul C: BooksCited by: Ann Hajek is married Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control book James K.

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Evaluating Indirect Ecological Effects of Biological Control There has been increasing concern during the past two decades about the non‐target effects of biological control fostered by growing concern about loss of biodiversity and degradation of natural ecosystems.

This book, the most recent addition to a rapidly. Evaluating indirect ecological effects of biological control. Key papers from the symposium "Indirect ecological effects in biological control", Montpellier, France, October DescriptionCited by: 8.

Abstract. In this chapter we present as an example a specific case study from the ecological safety evaluation of the Hyphomycete fungi Metarhizium anisopliae (Metsch.) Sorokin and Beauveria bassiana (Bals.) Vuill., carried out in Finland during the ERBIC-research by: Renewed debate over the risk of non-target effects in biological control reflects, in part, the recent quantification of direct and indirect ecological effects of the flowerhead weevil.

Abstract. In the past years many exotic natural enemies have been imported, mass reared and released as biological control agents. Negative environmental effects of these releases have rarely been reported (e.g., Lynch et al. ).To ensure the continuing safety and positive public image of biological control, many countries are requiring risk assessment for all biological control by: 9.

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The prevalence of ecological idiosyncrasies, complex indirect effects and the possibility for synergistic effects among invaders, however, hinder our ability to predict ecological impacts. We finish with a discussion of prioritizing the management and control of invasive species based on impact, and the need for more consistent measures of impact.

In: Wajnberg E, Scott JK, Quimby PC (eds) Evaluating indirect ecological effects of biological control. CABI Publishing, Wallingford, pp 99– Google Scholar Lynch LD, Thomas MB () Nontarget effects in the biocontrol of insects with Cited by: 5.

To calculate the impact of biological control of mango mealybug, the situation before and after biological control was compared. The evolution of the pest, according to villagers’ observations, differed slightly between the three zones ().In the three southern provinces (Mono, Atlantique and Ouémé) as well as in the central province (Zou), the pest was first noticed in by all Cited by: Biological control or biocontrol is a method of controlling pests such as insects, mites, weeds and plant diseases using other organisms.

It relies on predation, parasitism, herbivory, or other natural mechanisms, but typically also involves an active human management can be an important component of integrated pest management (IPM) programs.

There are three basic strategies for. Biological invasions increasingly threaten the biological diversity and ecological integrity of natural c biological control (referred to henceforth as biocontrol), the importation of natural enemies for the control of exotic, invasive species, is a powerful management tool that has proven effective at controlling numerous invasive species 2, by:.

Biological control (BC), the science and technology of controlling pests with natural enemies, has had several recent successes, including suppression in Africa of invading mealybug and whitefly pests of cassava by means of introduced wasps ().Increasingly, BC is used to suppress weeds in natural areas, such as the ecosystems of South African Cape Fynbos, the Australian Kakadu National Cited by: Opinions about the value of biological control are often extreme.

Colloquially, biological control most often refers to classical biological control, in which one species is introduced from another region to control pests such as arthropod herbivores in agricultural systems, or weeds in managed and natural systems.

1 As such, biological control has the potential to be a low-cost, chemical free Cited by: An ecological effects characterization describes how toxic a pesticide is to different organisms and/or to other ecological entities (e.g., community), what effects it produces, how the effects relate to the assessment endpoints, and how these effects change with varying levels of pesticide exposure.