[permaculture] Mosquito spraying
jerome at crmpi.org
Tue Mar 5 11:55:04 EST 2002
ps and of course the fish eat the mosquito larve, closing the organic loop.
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>From: Mark <mpludwig at facstaff.wisc.edu>
>To: permaculture at lists.ibiblio.org
>Subject: Re: [permaculture] Mosquito spraying
>Date: Tue, Mar 5, 2002, 8:49 AM
>>I'm looking for
>>1. reasons why spraying is a bad idea and
>>2. Organic alternatives to "controlling" the mosquito population...
>>Thanks in advance,
> what are they spraying? They may already be using Bt, it's getting pretty
> popular given how many pesticides are being withdrawn. As for
> alternatives, I'd look at big bat houses. Try bat conservation
> international, Austin TX, I think.
> Mark P. Ludwig
> Poultry Research Lab
> University of Wisconsin -Madison
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