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Pest Management - Track

"Nutrient and Pest Management Considerations in Conservation Planning"


These pages allow you to download all of the materials found in the Pest Management track of Module 7- Facilitators Guide. A hard copy of this module was distributed during each regional facilitators training session held between February and April 2001. Please be aware that some of the materials have changed over the course of the training.

Files include MS Word documents,  MS PowerPoint presentations, and *.jpgs.   The documents and presentations can be tailored as needed.

 Entire Pest Management portion of Module 7 Single zip file containing all tabbed sections.  Each version contains all documents and presentation to complete the Pest Management portion of the Facilitator's or Students Guide Module 7.

Facilitator version  (6.84 Mb *.zip file)
Student version (5.43 MB *.zip file)


Module 7 PowerPoint presentations:

The following PowerPoint presentations are available for facilitators. They may be used 'as is' or modified to reflect local conditions and concerns.

Implementing Pest Management (3.5 MB) Also found in tab "Policy"
Pest Management Alternatives (53 KB) Also found in tab "Mitigation"
Mitigation (41 KB) Also found in tab "Mitigation"
Introduction to WIN-PST (94 KB) Also found in tab "WIN-PST Training"
Buffers to Reduce Pesticide Loss (90 KB)
Easy to follow review of "Conservation Buffers to Reduce Pesticide Losses". Not presented in facilitator training, but may be useful for state sessions. Prepared by John Whitney D.C., East Aurora FO, NY.


NRCS Pest Management Policy and 595 Standard:

Revised NRCS Pest Management Standard (595), NHCP Notice 125, April 2001
(40 KB MS Word *.doc file)

New NRCS Pest Management Policy
General Manual Title 190, Ecological Sciences Division, 
Part 404 - Pest Management.

Note: There is a problem with downloading the Pest Management policy from the NRCS Electronic Directives System site. Click here to download a printable version. (96kB MS Word *.doc file)

Technical References:

Conservation Buffers to Reduce Pesticide Losses  (1.3 MB *.pdf file*)