|Through 7/15||7/16 - 7/16|
Provides advanced training in ant identification for pest management professionals. Topics to be covered include an introduction to ant biology, taxonomy, and morphology, how to monitor ants, and general principles of fire ant and other ant control. The class will make extensive use of microscopes to learn to recognize the key aspects of ant structure and develop the ability to identify ants to the genus level with a microscope. Students will collect ants from the field and identify their catch.
By the end of the class, students will be able to:
CEUs: 6.5 hours verified training in Pest Category, 1 CEU Pest, 1 CEU IPM
Class size limited to 15. A box lunch will be provided.
If a cancellation becomes necessary, please send notification to firstname.lastname@example.org. Cancellations received no later than July 15, 2020 will be issued a $50 refund.