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Unformatted text preview: 1. Diseases introduced by mosquitoes 2. Couldn’t find honeycreepers only in higher elevation. a. Mosquitoes couldn’t survive in higher cold elevation b. Diseases: avian, malaria c. Mosquitoes - culex pipiens e. Tseste Fly (glossina) i. Causes probs in Africa ii. Several species iii. Africa area 1. Managed the land to minimize prob 2. Improve chances by burning bushes a. Fire kept down Tseste Fly b. No flies = cows live f. Leishmania Mexicana, a protozoan i. Crawls into brain ii. Fatal IV. Goat Browsing and Plant distribution a. In Bahamas b. Relationship between goats & plants c. Islands usually sensitive to browsing, insects are not 3 d. Insects – goat resistant plants e. Goat browsing – biological bush control...
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- Spring '09
- St John's wort, Tseste Fly, Buffalo Bur