TULANE V102

  1. 1
    How can we best protect humans from vectors and pests, but at the same time not expose them, or our natural environment, to other risks.

    By only using natural methods to control pests
    By imposing fines for improper use of chemicals
    By recommending the Integrated Pest Management approach
    By recommending the Integrated Pest Management approach
  2. 2
    _ is a cluster of technologies that represents an integrated application based on biological information.
    IPM
  3. 3
    What are the Major Drivers of IPM? Check all that apply.

    Effectiveness
    Precautious regarding risks to environmental health
    Less Costly
    Works in the agricultural and built environment
    • Effectiveness
    • Precautious regarding risks to environmental health
    • Less Costly
    • Works in the agricultural and built environment
  4. 4
    What are the 5 main controls used in the Integrated Pest Management approach?
    Cultural, mechanical, biological, genetic, chemical
  5. 5
    What is an example of a Cultural control?

    Sanitation
    Bait traps
    Use of indigenous, more resistant species
    Sanitation
  6. 6
    Example of a Mechanical control?

    Fogging
    Chemical bait traps
    Pest proofing entry points
    Pest proofiing entry points
  7. 7
    For IPM to succeed, you the environmental health professionals must be aware of______. Check all that apply.



    Behavior and ecology of target vectors and pests


    Environments in which they are active


    The detailed microbiology of all possible diseases spread by vectors


    Changes that occur in the environment


    Activities of people who share that environment

    • Behavior and ecology of target vectors and pests

    • Environments in which they are active

    • Changes that occur in the environment

    • Activities of people who share that environment

  8. 8
    As an environmental health professional you are considered a _ _ supporting the IPM innovation to pest control.
    Change Agent
  9. 9
    What is the best way to demonstrate that IPM is compatible with current operations when
    resistance occurs such as time and money? Select one:





    E.
  10. 12
    Your role as an Environmental Health Professional is as an _. Whether partnering directly with the target audience or with Pest Management Professionals (PMPs).
    educator
  11. 24
    Which of the following are examples of this 'control pillar' -- Bio and Genetic Controls. Select all that apply.

    Parasitoids
    Manually removing pests
    Good bugs used against bad bugs
    Pathogens
    • Parasitoids
    • Good bugs used against bad bugs
    • Pathogens
Author
ianquinto
ID
351188
Card Set
TULANE V102
Description
TULANE V102
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