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Reducing pesticide use in forestry

Lead Author: I Willoughby

Home publication Reducing pesticide use in forestry

UK Government and European policy is to minimise pesticide use as far as possible. Covering pest, disease, vegetation and wildlife management, and based upon the latest research, Reducing Pesticide Use in Forestry can help forestry practitioners to assess the impact of any problem and select a non-chemical solution. Two simple flowcharts summarise the decision process and link to comprehensive reference material in the rest of the guide. If pesticide use is unavoidable, the guide should help managers to keep chemical use to the minimum level necessary consistent with good practice while at the same time reducing the risk of damage to the environment.

The Decision Recording Sheet and Optional Decision Aid contained within the Practice Guide are available to download separately from this page.

FCPG015

PDF, 2.90 MB

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Printed publication format:
A4, 144 pages
Stock code:
FCPG015
Price:
£16.00

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Forest Research Publications (CST)
Chetham House, Bird Hall Lane, Cheadle Heath, Cheshire, SK3 0ZP

T: 0161 495 4845
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E: forestry@theapsgroup.com

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Published
2004
Publication type
UKFS Practice Guide
ISBN

0-85538-617-7

Publication owner
Forestry Commission