Canadian Forest Service Publications

Traitements aériens des forêts canadiennes de 1945 à 1990. 1993. Armstrong, J.A.; Cook, C.A. Ressources naturelles Canada, Service canadien des forêts, Administration centrale, Direction générale des sciences et du développement durable, Ottawa (Ontario). Rapport d'information ST-X-2F. 265 p.

Year: 1993

Issued by: National Capital Region

Catalog ID: 10110

Language: French

Series: Information Report (CFS - Ottawa)

Availability: PDF (download)

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Abstract

This report presents a summary of the aerial spray applications carried out to protect Canadian forests from insect attack from 1945 to 1990. The data are taken from reports to the Annual Pest Control Forum, and its predecessor organization, the Interdepartmental Committee on Forest Spraying Operations (ICFSO) and preceding committees. Operational spray applications summaries are given by province and year, and research spray applications are listed by year and province. Appendixes also provide information on applications done in the United States, and list the insects targeted and the insecticides and aircrafts used.

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Aerial spray applications on Canadian forests: 1945 to 1990 (English)