Salt marsh mosquito control in relation to beef cattle production: a preliminary report.

Date

1968

Authors

Sanders, D.D.; Riewe, M.E.; McNeil, J.C.

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Publisher

Texas A&M University.

Abstract

A study concerning the possibility of economic beef cattle production in the salt marsh area along the Gulf coast, the main problem encountered is the mosquito populations in the summer months. Methods of control will be tested along with other tests concerning the cattle populations, rat populations (as a control), and observations on estuarine inhabitants.

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Keywords

pest control; biological control; salt marshes; estuaries; population control; aquatic insects; agriculture

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