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Author: Kenneth Lee Knight
Publisher: National Academies
Keywords: distribution, breeding, habits, synopsis, including, mosquitoes, australasian, region, keys
Number of Pages: 80
Author: Michael Sims
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: tool, cleanup, nature, bioremediation
Number of Pages: 34
Bioremediation is the use of naturally occurring microorganisms to enhance normal biological breakdown, a useful pollution fighting tool. Discusses this technology for treating hazardous material and toxic waste, wolid waste, biohydrometallurgy, nuclear waste, air pollution and mosquitoes. Drawings.
Author: Overgaard, Hans
Keywords: area, mapping, thailand, risk, insecticides, mosquito, resistance, agricultural, malaria
Number of Pages: 72
The purpose of this study was to identify risk areas in Thailand where insecticide resistance in malaria mosquitoes might develop as a consequence of crop protection activities in agriculture. The study provides guidelines on how to delineate risk areas. A review of insecticide resistance in disease vectors and the potential role of agricultural insecticides is presented.