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Research Recommendations by Scientists at the NATO Advanced Research Workshop “Pest Control: Operations and Systems Analysis in Fruit Fly Management” (5–9 August 1985; Bad Windsheim, Germany)

  • Marc Mangel
  • James R. Carey
  • Richard E. Plant
Conference paper
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 11)

Abstract

Fruit flies are an international pest complex, causing widespread crop destruction in both developed and developing countries. Recent outbreaks of medfly in California costs aver $100 M to eradicate an ongoing fruit fly control programs in Mexico, Greece, Okinawa, Guatemala, Israel and Italy cost millions of dollars each year.

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© Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1986

Authors and Affiliations

  • Marc Mangel
    • 1
  • James R. Carey
    • 2
  • Richard E. Plant
    • 3
  1. 1.Departments of Agricultural Economics, Entomology and MathematicsUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA
  2. 2.Department of EntomologyUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA
  3. 3.Departments of Entomology and MathematicsUniversity of CaliforniaDavisUSA

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