Ecology and management of forest insects /

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Author / Creator:Speight, Martin R.
Imprint:Oxford [England] : Clarendon Press ; New York : Oxford University Press, c1989.
Description:x, 374 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Language:English
Series:Oxford science publications
Subject:Forest insects -- Ecology.
Forest insects -- Control
Forest insects -- Host plants
Forest insects -- Control.
Forest insects -- Ecology.
Forest insects -- Host plants.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/1125916
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Other authors / contributors:Wainhouse, David
ISBN:0198541627 : £25.00 (est.) ($37.50 U.S.)
0198541619 (pbk.) : $18.50 (U.S.)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references and index.
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 10. Management 6: Integrated Pest Management
  • 2. Forests as a Habitat for Insects
  • 3. Trees as a Source of Food for Insects
  • 4. The Nature of Forest Pest Problems
  • 5. Management 1: Forest Practices
  • 6. Management 2: Plant Resistance
  • 7. Management 3: Biological Control
  • 8. Management 4: Insecticides
  • 9. Management 5: Behavior-Modifying Chemicals