Accession Number:

AD0673418

Title:

PROCEEDINGS OF THE CONFERENCE ON THE MILITARY IMPORTANCE OF THE MEDITERRANEAN SNAIL COMPLEX.

Descriptive Note:

Interim rept.

Corporate Author:

NAVAL MEDICAL FIELD RESEARCH LAB CAMP LEJEUNE N C

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1968-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

109.0

Abstract:

A conference, The Military Importance of the Mediterranean Snail Complex, was attended by military, U.S. Department of Agriculture, and invited malacologists from various universities. The conference included a review of the action taken by the military units to prevent the introduction of quarantinable snails and the need for a more dependable technique as well as a less expensive method. The lack of adequate biological data became obvious. Details of mechanical, biological and chemical controls were presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Biology

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE