ERIC Number: ED160380
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1977-Jan
Reference Count: 0
Vertebrate Pest Control. Sale Publication 4077.
Stimmann, M. W.; Clark, Dell O.
This guide gives descriptions of common vertebrate pests and guidelines for using some common pesticides. The pests discussed are rats, mice, bats, moles, muskrats, ground squirrels, and gophers. Information is given for each pest on the type of damage the pest can do, the habitat and biology of the pest, and the most effective control methods. The pesticides mentioned are: (1) strychnine; (2) carbon bisulfide; (3) gas cartridge; (4) methyl bromide; (5) anticoagulants; (6) sodium nonfluoroacetate; and (7) zinc phosphide. Use, characteristics, pharmacology, and first aid information are given for each pesticide. (BB)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Berkeley. Extension Div.
Note: For related documents, see SE 024 886-890