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Nematology , 2005, Vol. 7(2), 179-191 Responses of nematode community structure to pesticide treatments in an arid ecosystem of the Negev Desert S. P EN -M OURATOV and Yosef S TEINBERGER ∗ Faculty of Life Sciences, Bar-Ilan University Ramat-Gan 52900, Israel Received: 1 March 2003; revised: 10

In: Nematology
Author: Michael Lambert

Lizards used as bioindicators to monitor pesticide contamination in sub-Saharan Africa: A review Michael R.K. Lambert 1 Natural Resources Institute, University of Greenwich at Medway, Central Avenue, Chatham Maritime, Kent ME4 4TB, UK 1 Deceased. Correspondence to A. Hailey, Department of Life

In: Applied Herpetology

., Fournier, M. 2003. Effects of agricultural pesticides on the immune system of Rana pipiens and on its resistance to parasitic infection. Environ. Toxicol. Chem. 22: 1127-1133. Christin, M. S., Menard, L., Gendron, A. D., Ruby, S., Cyr, D., Marcogliese, D. J., Rollins-Smith, L., Fournier, M. 2004

In: Israel Journal of Ecology and Evolution

communitaire , border controls, EU, food-safety, plant health, pesticides, phytosanitary legislation, Russian Federation, SPS Agreement, sanitary legislation, TBT Agreement, WTO 1. Introduction: Border Controls and WTO Agreements #RANU OP=PA D=O PDA NECDP PK P=GA IA=OQNAO PK LNARAJP D=NIBQH EJ®QAJ?AO (hazards

In: Review of Central and East European Law

of toxic chemicals on these systems. Various approaches that can link amphibian exposure to pollutants with immune suppression and susceptibility to infections, as well as to population declines, are discussed. Key words : Amphibians; amphibian parasites; immunotoxicology; pesticides; Rana pipiens

In: Applied Herpetology

Amphibia-Reptilia 26 (2005): 93-104 Bioaccumulation of organochlorine pesticides in frogs of the Rana esculenta complex in central Italy Anna Fagotti 1 , Lorena Morosi 1 , Ines Di Rosa 1 , Romina Clarioni 1 , Francesca Simoncelli 1 , Rita Pascolini 1 , Roberto Pellegrino 2 , Gaston-Denis Guex 3

In: Amphibia-Reptilia

rely on chemical insecticides, mainly fipronil. They also use a herbicide (glyphosate) and a fungicide (sulphur) to control weeds and citrus black spot ( Guignardia citricarpa ), respectively (ESCiP-Benin, 2012). Although intensive pesticide use has increased crop production, the long-term and highly

In: Nematology

CIPAC aims to promote the international agreement on methods of analysis of pesticides used in crop protection.Chairman: Dr Ralf Hanel (Germany)Collaborative International Pesticides Analytical Council (CIPAC), E-mail: cipac@agroscope.admin.ch, URL: http://www.cipac.org...

; pesticides; ship source pollution; carbon leakage; eco-design. I. Policy . Nature Conservation Ecosystems On  November , Environment Commissioner Stavros Dimas under- lined the importance of valuing ecosystems. 2 Nature provides us with free ser- vices like clean air, fresh water, food materials and

In: Journal for European Environmental & Planning Law

; frog; pesticides; risk assessment; toad; toxic metals. Introduction Amphibian populations have been declining for several reasons, some stemming di- rectly from human activities and others related to climate change (Pounds, 2001). These include: habitat destruction, chemical pollution, acid rain

In: Applied Herpetology