Monitoring and Risk assessment

Published on
November 17, 2016

Work Package update - Since the early 1980s there has been considerable debate on risks associated with the release of biological control agents. As a result a thorough risk-assessment strategy and subsequent monitoring of the released organisms are key components of modern and environmentally safe biological control procedures. Using two taxa of egg parasitoids, WP5 is focusing on the impact of inundatively released biological control agents on the environment.

Dr. Tim Haye