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Get the Best of Pests – Webinar
December 9, 2015 @ 7:45 am - 10:00 am
DATE: Wednesday, December 9, 1515
TIME: 7:45 AM – 10:00 AM (EDT, U.S.A.) Webinars are 2 hours
TITLE: Chemical Communication in Ants and Potential Uses in Control: The Fire Ant Example and Biology and Management of Common Pest Ants
PRESENTERS: Dr. Robert Vander Meer (Bob), research scientist and Research Leader of the Imported Fire Ant and Household Insects unit at the USDA-Agricultural Research Service’s Center for Medical, Agricultural and Veterinary Entomology in Gainesville, FL; and Dr. Chow Yan Lee, Professor of Urban Entomology in the School of Biological Sciences at the Universiti Sains Malaysia, in Penang, Malaysia.
REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND PROCEDURES
1-10 participants – $10 per person
11-20 participants – $7.50 per person
21 and more participants – $5 per person
Registration Closes: December 4, 2015 at Midnight
GA: 2 HPC; FL: 2 LS/2 CGHPC; SC: 2 Cat 7A; NC: 2 P Phase; TN 2 PT. C7, C8, C10. C12; NJ: 4 Units in 7A; Labrador/NF: 2 Pest Management credits; British Columbia: 2 Pest Management; Nova Scotia: 2pts. AL: Attention Alabama License Holders: Operators holding a WDO/WDS license must have taken the February 18 webinar (termites) and must take any one of the remaining 5 webinars to obtain a maximum of 10 points; operators holding a HPC/HPB license will receive 10 points for every pair of webinars attended (30 points if all 6 webinars are taken).
Chemical Communication in Ants and Potential Uses in Control: The Fire Ant Example with Dr. Robert Vander Meer (Bob), a world class expert on ant communication. His presentation will highlight chemical communication in ants.
Biology and Management of Common Pest Ants with Dr. Chow Yang Lee, an authority on the biology and management of pest ants, termites, and German cockroaches. In his webinar he will talk about principles of ant baiting.
If you are licensed in one or more of the following states / Provinces listed in this registration form, you will receive credit if you register and attend the entire 2 hour webinar. Please select the states(s)/Provinces(s) to which you would like us to report your participation. For each sate or province where you want CEU/CCU Credit, enter your regulatory agency-provided license number. Within two weeks of the webinar, certification of your attendance will be provided to the regulatory agency.
Full and active participation in this session is encouraged.
Attendance time IS verified by online reports.
I may be requested, by name, to respond to a question during the session.
If i am participating in a group setting on one computer, I may be required by email to verify participation of others at the location for auditing purposes.
To receive the two (2) hours credit, each person must register, pay, and attend both sessions.
Speakers, (either internal or plug in) or earphones are required. A microphone is recommended.
To assure ability to comply with the requirements, participation in the pre-workshop “Getting Ready for an Event” and the “Drop-in test” is strongly recommended. Details to follow by email.
“Fraud Statement” and CEU Credit Statement