Covering the theory and practice of non-insecticidal control of insect vectors of human disease, this book provides an overview of methods including the use of botanical biocides and insect-derived semiochemicals, with an overall focus on integrated vector management strategies. While the mainstay of malaria control programmes relies on pesticides, there is a resurgence in the research and utilisation of non-insecticidal control measures due to concerns over rapid development and spread of insecticide resistance, and long-term environmental impacts. This book provides examples of successful applications in the field and recommendations for future use.Rodriguez-Castro, V.A., Quiroz-Martinez, H., Solis-Rojas, C. and Tejada, L.O. ( 2006) Mass rearing and egg release of Buenoa scimitra ... Rodriguez-Perez, M.A. , Howard, A.F.V. and Reyes-Villanueva, F. (2012) Biological Control of Dengue Vectors. ... Mem Inst Oswaldo Cruz 106, 400a407. ... Cambridge University Press.
|Title||:||Biological and Environmental Control of Disease Vectors|
|Author||:||Mary M. Cameron, Lena M. Lorenz|
|Publisher||:||CABI - 2013|