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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: Chemical Attractants for Trapping and Baiting Polistes

Location: Temperate Tree Fruit and Vegetable Research

Project Number: 5352-22430-001-32-R
Project Type: Reimbursable

Start Date: Aug 1, 2012
End Date: Sep 30, 2013

Objective:
Develop management tools and strategies for wasp swarms at air traffic control towers.

Approach:
Optimize chemical attractants, identify pheromones, and determine type, density, and location of traps to remove wasps.

Last Modified: 2/23/2016
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