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Unformatted text preview: What are the differences between the J and the S curves? What are the differences between the r and K strategists? Why are density dependent and density independent growth factors for important for IPM? How do you calculate the EIL (just understand the general idea-you don’t need to know the literal equation) and why is it important to consider whether or not to kill pests? What is the importance of the economic threshold? Why is it important to know an organism’s Characteristic Abundance? What organism keeps the green cloverworm in check? What are secondary pests? What is pest resurgence and why is it of ecological importance?...
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- Spring '08
- Logistic function, Insect Pest Management, density independent growth, independent growth factors, Define Pest Resurgence