Accession Number:

ADA261633

Title:

Insect (Version 1.0); A Simulation of Waterhyacinth Plant Growth and Neochetina Weevil Development and Interaction. User's Manual.

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.,

Corporate Author:

ARMY ENGINEER WATERWAYS EXPERIMENT STATION VICKSBURG MS ENVIRONMENTAL LAB

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1992-12-01

Pagination or Media Count:

52.0

Abstract:

This manual was written as a practical guide for the operational use of INSECT, a personal computer-based software package that generates simulation output of the interactions between water hyacinth plants Eichhornia crassipes and two weevil species Neochetina eichhorniae and Neochetina bruchi. This manual includes background information and general instructions for installing and using the INSECT software package.... Aquatic plant control, Neochetina, Aquatic plant management, Population dynamics, Biological control, Simulation model, Biomass, Waterhyacinth, Insects.

Subject Categories:

  • Biology
  • Biological Oceanography
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE