ERIC Number: ED158991
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976-Dec
Reference Count: 0
Safe, Effective Use of Pesticides, A Manual for Commercial Applicators: Aquatic Pest Control.
Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Cooperative Extension Service.
This manual is intended to assist pesticide applicators in the area of aquatic pest control meet the requirements of the Michigan Department of Agriculture for certification. The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Aquatic Pest Control Guide served as a basis for this manual. The six sections presented describe: (1) Aquatic pest control; (2) Plant management; (3) Vertebrate management; (4) Invertebrate management; (5) Swimming pools; and (6) Environmental considerations and restrictions. A list of self-help questions and instructions for completing the questions are presented at the end of each section. At the end of this publication, units and conversion equivalents, formulas for herbicide application to channels, and formulas for herbicide application to ponds or lakes are presented. (HM)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Extension Service (USDA), Washington, DC.; Michigan State Univ., East Lansing. Cooperative Extension Service.
Identifiers: Aquatic Pest Control; Michigan; Pest Control
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 681-693 and ED 152 516-517; Contains occasional light and broken type