Traps for the Subterranean Termite located at Praia da VitÃ³ria
- February 22nd, 2010
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Research conducted jointly by the Biodiversity Group of the Azores (CITA), University of the Azores, LNEC and the City of Praia da Vitória to detect the area affected by the subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes.
During this last week the team of monitoring and control of termites (EMCTA) group of Azorean Biodiversity (GBA - CITAA) held in conjunction with the City of Praia da Vitória (CMPV) and National Laboratory of Civil Engineering (LNEC) the placement of traps in the old neighborhood in the American zone of Santa Rita.
These traps are primarily aimed to draw up a map of the areas affected by the subterranean termite Reticulitermes flavipes.