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close this bookInitial Environmental Assessment: Plant Protection - Series no 13 (NORAD, 1995)
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View the documentForeword
View the documentIntroduction
close this folderPart I: General account
close this folder1 Characteristics of plant protection projects
View the document1.1 Introduction
View the document1.2 Weeds and pests and their properties
View the document1.3 Project categories
View the document1.4 Chemical pesticides and their properties
View the document1.5 Activities connected to the use of chemical pesticides
View the document1.6 Non-chemical plant protection methods
close this folder2 The environment affected by the project
View the document2.1 Natural environmental conditions
View the document2.2 Man-made environmental conditions
close this folder3 Possible environ mental impacts
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View the document3.1 Unintended spreading by air
View the document3.2 Unintended spreading on or through the soil
View the document3.3 Pollution of water
View the document3.4 Impacts of slow degradation in the soil
View the document3.5 Impacts on flora, fauna and vulnerable ecosystems
View the document3.6 Health problems
View the document3.7 Impacts on local communities, traditional ways of life and utilisation of natural resources
View the document4 Relevant literature
close this folderPart II: Documentation requirements for initial environmental assessment
View the document1 Project description
View the document2 Description of the environment
View the document3 Checklist
View the documentWill the project

4 Relevant literature

Agruello, Sandramaria Sanchez, 1990: "The utilisation of agrochemicals in Nicaragua and their effect on the environment and human health" NORAD, Managua.

Croft, B.A., 1990: "Arthropod biological control agents and pesticides", Wiley, New York.

Hance, R.J. & Holly, K (eds.), 1990: "Weed Control Handbook: Principles", Blackwell Scientific Publications, Oxford.

Hill, D.S. & Waller, J.M., 1988: "Pests and Diseases of Tropical Crops. Vol. 1-2", Longman, London and New York.

Kreuger, R.F. & Seiber, J. N (eds.), 1984: "Treatment and Disposal of Pesticide Wastes", ACS Symposium series 259, Washington DC.

Thurston, H.D., 1984. "Tropical Plant Diseases" American Phytopathological Society, St.Paul, Minnesota, USA.

The World Bank: "Environmental Assessment Sourcebook. Volume II & III", 1991.