Environmental assessment sourcebook, Volume 2 by World Bank. Environment Dept

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Davis, Augusta Molnar and William Partridge (ASTEN); Mona Fikri, Jasper Ingersoll, Peter Little, Pam Stambury, Richard Stoffle and June Taboroff (Consultants). Reviewers: Michael M. Cernea, Scott E. Guggenheim (AGRPS); Poul A. Sihm (AFTAG); Cynthia C. Cook, Lee Talbot, Robert Tillman (AFTEN); Valter Angell, Arthur E. Bruestle, Colin Rees (ASTEN); Raymond J. Noronha (ENVAP); Mary B. Dyson and Michael P. Wells (ENVPR); John M. Courtney (ITFPS); Shelton F. Davis (LATEN); and Albert Printz (Consultant).

Where pesticides have been used indiscriminately in this way, pest species have become resistent and difficult or impossible to control. , malarial mosquitoes) has resulted or new agricultural pests have emerged. For example, all mite pests were created by pesticides since there were no mite pests before pesticides were used. Out of this experience, crop protection specialists devised a more diversified and sustainable approach, IPM, which is based on three fundamental principles: (a) To the extent possible, reliance is placed on using non-chemical measures to keep pest populations low.

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