The control of forest insects: I - General problems.

  • Derek Goodhue Department of Zoology, Trinity College, Dublin.
Keywords: Insects, pests, insecticides, biological control, insect damage, pest control, insect control, forest protection, entomology.


When the problem of controlling insect pests in forests is discussed, two approaches are possible: one may discuss the present situation in the forests of a given country in the light of what is known about their insects; or one may attempt to produce a plan which can be modified to deal with the pests of any country_ This article deals with the second possibility, and is not therefore directly concerned with the present practice in Ireland...
How to Cite
Goodhue, D. (1966) “The control of forest insects: I - General problems.”, Irish Forestry. Available at: (Accessed: 27November2022).